Vera McGrath

Born: Wed., Dec. 29, 1943
Died: Fri., Mar. 29, 2019


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 05, 2019
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

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Vera (Mosher) (Toennies) McGrath, age 75, of North
East, died on Friday, March 29, 2019, in Erie, Pennsylvania,
at St. Vincent Hospital. She was born on
December 29, 1943, to the late Richard and Vera Mae
(Decker) Mosher.
She was formerly employed by
both Uniflow and Hammermill.
She used her looms for many years,
selling rugs and place mats at craft
shows with Ed and Gerry McGrath
(Countryside Weavers). She was
immensely proud of her perennial
flower gardens and continued to
add new plants every year. She, her
daughter, and granddaughter were
the family bakers, providing the family and neighbors
with Christmas cookies and candy. She had a special
relationship with her chocolate lab (Abbie).
She was preceded in death by her granddaughter,
Kayla M. McGrath; and a son-in-law, John Kowle.
She is survived by her husband, Robert McGrath;
her children, Tammy Conroe (David) of Greene
Township, Jimmy Toennies (Natasha) of Harborcreek,
Christopher McGrath (Lynette) of Blackfoot, Idaho,
David McGrath (Genniene) of Clive, Iowa, and Jason
McGrath of Indianola, Iowa; a brother, Richard
Mosher (Dorie) of Lawrence Park; grandchildren,
Misty (Nikos), James, John (Alyssa), Ashley, Richard,
Sean, Jessie (James), DJ, Maggie, Mia, Eric (Kinberli),
Christopher, and Katelyn; and great-grandchildren
Taylor, Kylie, Haley, Harper, Thanos, Cleo, James Jr.,
and Rhett.
Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral
Home, 65 South Lake Street, North East, on Friday
from 6-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please send any donations
to “North East In Bloom,” 44 West Main Street,
North East, PA 16428, which is the organization that
provides the summer flower baskets which beautify
downtown North East.

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Ikonomou Antoine
   Posted Wed April 03, 2019
Dear friends,
Accept our deepest condoleances.Sorry for your loss.
Antoine and Vasso.

Chris Pallo
   Posted Wed April 03, 2019
Sorry for your loss.

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