Roy Edward McGrath

The Rev. Roy Edward McGrath, 93, of McKeesport, died Monday, August 11, 2014 at Riverside Nursing Center. A retired minister, he was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree by McKendree College, Lebanon, Illinois. Born in Bloomington, IL, May 8, 1921, he was the son of the late Edward and Elsie Jones McGrath, and is survived by his wife, Jean McMillin McGrath; son and daughter in law, Michael and Suzanne McGrath of Georgetown, TX; daughter, Cherralee Sue Hofstadter of Long Island, NY; grandchildren, Erin Caruso of New Braunfels, TX, Emily Yeck of Cedar Park, TX, Lori Higby of Universal City, TX, and Michael Hofstadter of Long Island, NY; also by 5 great grandchildren. There will be no visitation or service. Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA 15132 is in charge of funeral arrangements. The family suggests contributions to the Converge Worldwide Benevolent Fund, 2002 Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005.