Edward Thomas McGrath

Edward Thomas McGrath, 75, of Fircrest Lane., who retired as a kidney dialysis technician with the Veterans, Administration Hospital, West Haven, Conn., died Thursday at St. Vincent Hospital, Jacksonville.

Mr. McGrath, who also retired from the Air Force as a staff sergeant after 20 years of service, was born in Philadelphia. He came to this area in 1995, from Branford, Conn. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. Mr. McGrath enjoyed the beach and fishing.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Frances; two daughters, Mary, New York City, and Julia, Denver; and a sister, Nancy Walish, Philadelphia.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Lung Association of Florida, P.O. Box 549, Day­tona Beach, FL 32115.

Craig­Flagler Palms, Flagler Beach, is in charge.

Palm Coast, Florida
Saturday, March 19, 2005