Robert McGorty Obituary

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Robert Wayne McGorty Sr.

March 6, 1942 - October 8, 2014
Obituary

HYANNIS - Robert W. "Bob" McGorty Sr. 72, of Arnold, PA formerly of Hyannis, MA and Hudson, MA., Passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, in Monroeville, PA. Born on March 6, 1942, in Marlboro, MA, he was the son of the late Eva (Fortin McGorty) White and John McGorty. He is survived by his wife and best friend, Jacqueline of Arnold, a daughter, Caryn Davidson of Arnold, two sons, Robert W. (Kim) McGorty II, of Taunton, MA., and Timothy J. McGorty of Arnold, PA., three sisters, Marilyn Boudreau, of CO, Carol (Roy) Dudley, of Hudson, MA, and Maureen (Landry) Carey, of Marlboro; a sister-in law Peggy McGorty of Marlboro. Papa to 8...
HYANNIS - Robert W. "Bob" McGorty Sr. 72, of Arnold, PA formerly of
Hyannis, MA and Hudson, MA., Passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014,
in Monroeville, PA.

Born on March 6, 1942, in Marlboro, MA, he was the son of the late Eva
(Fortin McGorty) White and John McGorty.

He is survived by his wife and best friend, Jacqueline of Arnold, a
daughter, Caryn Davidson of Arnold, two sons, Robert W. (Kim) McGorty
II, of Taunton, MA., and Timothy J. McGorty of Arnold, PA., three
sisters, Marilyn Boudreau, of CO, Carol (Roy) Dudley, of Hudson, MA,
and Maureen (Landry) Carey, of Marlboro; a sister-in law Peggy McGorty
of Marlboro. Papa to 8 grandchildren, Staci (Chris Manchuk) of
Harwich, MA, Stephani Kendrick of Woodstock, NH, Jennifer (Chad) Volk
and Christopher Davidson both of Arnold, PA, Ryan P. (Ashley) McGorty,
U.S. Army of Taunton, MA, Camden McGorty of Taunton, MA, Meaghan and
Dyllan McGorty of Linesville, PA and " Little Papa" to 2
great-grandchildren Cassadi and Tyler Manchuk of Harwich, MA; also
survived by many nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by his brother, J. Richard McGorty; his
sister, Eliose Wager; stepfather, Jack White.

Bob graduated from Marian High School, in Framingham, MA class of "60"
and in 1960 he joined the Army National Guard, was discharged in 1966
as a Staff sergeant. During this time he joined the Hudson, MA Fire
Dept. he then moved to Cape Cod in 1969, was appointed a Permanent
firefighter of the Hyannis Fire Department in 1971, was a Charter
Member of the IAFF Local 2172 and he retired after 36 years of
service. He was also a life member of the Hyannis Elks No. 1549.

Bob was of the Catholic faith and a member of Mt. St. Peter Parish in
New Kensington, PA. He very much enjoyed
watching the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots. He was a
great man, dedicated to his family; he loved
his wife, children and grandchildren like no other. He will be sorely
missed by all who knew and loved him.
.
Friends may call from 5-8 pm on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at Doane,
Beal & Ames Funeral Home, 160 West Main Street, Hyannis, MA 02601. A
funeral service in the funeral home will follow at 8 pm. Burial in
St. John's Cemetery in Lancaster, MA will take place on Friday,
October 17, 2014 at 11 am.

Guest Book

The Guest Book for Robert Wayne McGorty Sr. is no longer available online.

If you would like to reopen this Guest Book allowing further messages from loved ones, click here.


Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now