|Birth: ||Mar. 13, 1913|
|Death: ||Jul. 9, 1994|
Audrey Darlene McGrath, 81, was born March 13, 1913, to Luther Franklin and Laura Jane Fickel Shinkle in Adams County. She died July 9, 1994. at Creston Manor Care Center in Creston.
She attended Carl country schools and Prescott High School. Aug. 22, 1930. she married James Raymond McGrath in Adams County. She was a housewife and worked six years as a nurses aide at Colonial Manor Nursing Home, Corning. She lived in Adams County her entire life until she moved to Creston Manor in December 1993.
Mrs. McGrath was a member of the Carl United Methodist Church and the WSCS and was very active in the church while she was able.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her son James Raymond McGrath Jr., who died as a young boy; her husband In 1983; step-daughter Mary McGrath; and step-daughter-in-law Darlene McGrath; brothers, Earl. Kenneth and Edward Shinkle; sister, Leah Ogden; and four brothers-in-law.
She is survived by her step-son Joseph McGrath, Chandler. Ariz.: sisters. La Dean Hennansen. Corning; Alice Murphy. Creston, and Lois Maloney, Silver City.
Services were held July 12 at the Coen-Beaty Funeral Home in Coming with Rev. Gerry Kahler officiating.
Private burial services at the Carl Cemetery will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Carl United Presbyterian Church.
Adams County Free Press, July 14, 1994, page 2
James Raymond McGrath (1900 - 1983)*
James Raymond McGrath (1931 - 1942)*
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Record added: Feb 26, 2013
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