Robert McGrath, a lifelong resident of New Rochelle, died on December 27, 2013. He was 75.
Robert was born on May 25, 1938 in NYC to the late Charles and Mary (Mallon) McGrath. Robert was an attorney in New Rochelle for over 50 years. He was a former New Rochelle Councilman, Associate Administrator of New Rochelle Hospital; he served on the Board of Directors of the New Rochelle Boys and Girls Club. He was a past member of the Elks Club and the Lions Club and was active in many local and civic activities.
He is survived by his wife the former Ellen McCarthy whom he married on September 1, 1962; his children Mary Beth (Rick) Bargabos, Megan (Stephen) Kozlow, Robert McGrath, Shelagh (Doug) Foley, Brendan (Caroline) McGrath, AnneMarie (Mario) Virtudes; his 12 grandchildren; his brother James McGrath and his sister Kathy Beirne. He was predeceased by his brothers: Charles,Thomas and Joseph McGrath and his sister Mary Anne Ahearn.
Visiting will be Monday 4-8 pm at Lloyd Maxcy and Sons Beauchamp Chapel, Inc. 16 Shea Place New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Tuesday 9:30am at Holy Name Church. Interment will be private.