Paul V. McGarvey
January 17, 2013
Paul V. McGarvey, 97, a resident of Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, PA and formerly of Shirleysburg, died at 12:25 AM, Thursday, January 17, 2013 at Woodland.
Born September 27, 1915 in Shirley Township, Huntingdon County, he was the son of the late Charles and Annabel (Piper) McGarvey. He was married to Mildred C. Price on June 13, 1941 in Pittsburgh, PA. Mrs. McGarvey preceded in death on August 10, 2007.
Mr. Mc Garvey is survived by a son, Edward P. McGarvey, Shirleysburg and a daughter, Joann C. Calkins, Oglesby, Illinois.
There are five grandchildren: Jeff Calkins, Amy Calkins Kassler, Sherry Baker, Cynthia Ritz and April Carlino along with ten great grandchildren: Cam Calkins, Ashley Calkins, Nathan Kassler, Brianna Baker, Brian Baker, Tyler Ritz, Madelyn Ritz, Anna Carlino, Kate Carlino and David Carlino IV and one great-great grandson, Carter Baxter.
Also, there are two step grandchildren, Natalia Kubacki and Nicole Kubacki.
One brother, Charles McGarvey II, Berkeley Springs, West Virginia and one sister, Vera Shiley of York, PA survive.
Three brothers, Chauncey, John and Phillip and five sisters Catherine McGarvey, Geraldine Gerber, Helen Campbell, Dorothy Thomas and Madeline Wear are deceased.
Mr. McGarvey was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Orbisonia, PA.
He was a heavy equipment operator retiring from L. C. Anderson, Company, Huntingdon, PA.
A funeral mass will be held at 1:00 PM, Sunday, January 20, 2013 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Orbisonia, PA (map/directions) with Rev. Fr. Joseph Nale officiating. Interment will be made at St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Shirleysburg, PA. Friends may call at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley Street, Orbisonia, PA (map/directions) from 10:00 AM—12:30 PM on Sunday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the McGarvey Family, 16768 Green Street, Shirleysburg, PA 17260 for distribution to charities of the family’s choice.
Calling Hours - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia - 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Funeral Mass - St. Mary's Catholic Church, Orbisonia - 1:00 p.m.
Interment - St. Catherine's Cemetery, Shirleysburg