He was married to Cecile C. (Parent) McCue with whom he celebrated their 54 wedding anniversary on November 13, 2014.
Born in Lowell, he was the son of the late George E. and Mary E. (Sheehan) McCue. He was also predeceased by his son Robert McCue. He attended the Sacred Heart School and graduated from Lowell High School with the class of 1957.
He proudly served with the U.S. Navy for two years.
George worked as a letter carrier for 33 years for the Lowell Post Office. He spent 25 and one half of those years in the Highland section of Lowell. In his early years he worked for Raytheon Corp. He had a variety of side jobs throughout his life. Buddy worked as the treasurer for the Lowell Postal Employees Credit Union a bartender at the Knickerbocker Club the bookkeeper at the Dolan Funeral Home and the hanger of wall paper with his predeceased best friend, John Butler.
He was a communicant of St. Margaret’s Church in Lowell.
Bud was a member of National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 25 and a lifetime member of the Knickerbocker Club. He was also a member of the Passe-Temps of Lowell, the Lowell Sportsmen’s Club, the Chelmsford Elks, the Fleur-De-Les Club of Tyngsboro. Also belonged to the Hibernian’s.
He enjoyed playing softball with the Knickerbocker Club and the Lowell Post Office teams in his younger days as well as weekly horseshoe tournaments.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Laurie Comtois of Wilmington, NC, Debbie and her husband William Stanewicz of Hudson, NH, Richard McCue of Lowell, Joseph and his wife Denise (Manie) McCue of Lowell, and Timothy McCue of Lowell; eleven grandchildren, Jonathan Comtois, David Martel, Eric Martel, Kevin Stanewicz, Derek Stanewicz, Brieana McCue, Corey McCue, Robert McCue, Jake McCue, Dakota McCue and Dylan McCue; one great grandson , Luke Martel; three sisters, Mary and her husband Robert Johnson of Durham, NC, Marguerite and her husband Matthew McCafferty of Chelmsford and Helen and her husband Raymond Perigny of Lowell; nine brothers-in-law and three sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews. He also leaves many other relatives and friends, especially Maura and James Dolan, Yvette and Phil Tousignant and Armand with whom he spent many happy times over the years.
Visiting hours Wed. 2-4 pm and 6 to 8 pm. Funeral Thurs at 9:30 am from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 10:30 am at St. Margaret’s Church, Lowell. Burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society for Merkle Cell Cancer, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.