March 29, 1943 ~ October 1, 2021 (age 78)


RALPH M. MCGARRITY, 78, of Dunbar, passed away, Friday, October 1, 2021 in Uniontown Hospital.

He was born March 29, 1943, in Dunbar, son of the late John McGarrity and Gertrude Miller McGarrity. 

Surviving are children, Colleen Alfery (fiancé Ronald McDowell), Shaun (Deirdre) McGarrity, Margaret (Larry) Golden, Kevin “Buck” McGarrity, William “Bear” (Luvis) McGarrity, and grandchildren Amanda, Bethany, Josh, Carrie, Shaun JC, and Caitlyn. 

He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn L.Tichnell McGarrity and his siblings, John “Jack” McGarrity, Eleanor Wheaton, Joseph McGarrity, Anna Mae Rose, Gertrude McGarrity, Kathryn Sines, and Mark McGarrity. He was the last remaining member of his immediate family. 

Friends will be received Thursday, 2-8 pm at Burhans-Crouse Funeral Home, 28 Connellsville Street, Dunbar, PA.

Services will be held at the funeral home, Friday at 11:00 am with Pastor Lee Maley officiating. 

Interment will follow in Green Ridge Memorial Park.

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October 7, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Burhans-Crouse Funeral Home
28 Connellsville St
Dunbar, PA 15431‎

Funeral Service
October 8, 2021

11:00 AM
Burhans-Crouse Funeral Home
28 Connellsville St
Dunbar, PA 15431‎

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