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James Patrick McGinty

August 11, 1937 — November 29, 2015

James Patrick McGinty, age 78, of Lopez, PA passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2015 at the Guthrie Memorial Hospital, Towanda, PA. Jim was born in Bryn Mawr, PA on August 11, 1937 a son of the late James & Mary “McFadden” McGinty. He graduated from the Radnor Senior High School, Radnor, PA. He served in the US Army from 1956 to 1958 and also in the Army Reserve until 1961. Jim owned and operated McGinty’s Mowers and Tractors business until retiring to Lopez in the early 2000’s. He married the former Gail A. Simms on May 29, 1993. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and spending time at the local legion posts. In retirement he also worked for the Dushore Agway assisting with mower repairs. Jim was a member of McDermott Post #452 American Legion, Mildred and a member of the N.R.A. He was a former member of the Lower Merion Rod and Gun Club. Surviving: is his loving spouse, Gail at home; a son: James McGinty of King of Prussia, PA; daughter, Cheryl Ann McGinty Johnson of Conshohocken, PA; sisters: Mary (Robert) Gold of Bradenton, FL; Marjorie (James) Murphy, San Francisco, CA; Kathleen McGinty, Bryn Mawr, PA; brother-in-law: John (Beverly) Simms of Limerick, PA and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother-in-law: Thomas F. Simms Jr. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 10:30 A.M. St. Francis of Assisi Church, Mildred, PA with the Rev. Richard Rojas, pastor, presiding. The family will provide the flowers and ask that Memorial contributions be sent to the Mildred Ambulance Association, PO Box 74, Mildred, PA 18632 Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 206 Water St., Dushore, PA. To send condolences or sign the e-guestbook, please go to To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Patrick McGinty, please visit our flower store.


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