HARRY J. Jr., longtime Nor-wood resident, age 68, suddenly passed away on July 12, 2013, surrounded by his family at Taylor Hospital.
Harry was a graduate of West Catholic High School and 40 year employee of the Philadel-phia School District. He was a longtime member of the VFW Post 7213, American Legion Post 507, the Lions Club and the Knights of Columbus. Harry was and avid Eagles and Phillies fan.
He was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth M. (nee Hayworth) McDevitt, parents Henry and Anna Crumlish McDevitt and 2 brothers Kevin and Gerald McDevitt. He is survived by four children, Joseph McDevitt (Mary) of Norwood, Stacia Billbrough (Robert) of Norwood, Thomas McDevitt (Dawnmarie) of Norwood and William McDevitt (Anna) of Morton; seven grandchildren Joseph, Kailyn, Shane, Megan, Aidan, Alexa, and Maggie. And his brother Thomas McDevitt of Philadelphia
Relatives and friends are invited to his Calling Period Wednesday from 9 A.M. until the time of his Memorial Service at 10:30 A.M. at the CAVANAGH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME 301 Chester Pike, Norwood. Burial will be at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Gabriel Church Memorial Fund, 233 Mohawk Ave., Norwood, PA 19074.
Published in Philadelphia Inquirer & Philadelphia Daily News from July 16 to July 17, 2013