Robert R. Garrity

Garrity Robert R. Garrity, age 66 of New Albany, passed away Wednesday, June 11, 2014. Bob was born and raised in Springfield, Ohio, son of the late Robert E. and Catherine Garrity. Bob graduated from Springfield North High School, Class of 1966 and also Franklin University. Proud U.S. Air Force Veteran. Bob was past President and Board Member of the Windsor Bridge at Preserve Condominium Association. Bob was a very kind, witty, and artistic man. He was extremely supportive of his family and friends and was never too busy to listen or even hold a hand. Bob had a great personality and could find humor in just about anything. He also enjoyed reading history, playing golf and woodworking, He will be greatly missed by his loving wife of 43 years, Joan Garrity; children, Meghan and Ryan Garrity; siblings, Margaret Russell, Rose Minch, Celestine Garrity, and Patrick (Shelley) Garrity; and many other extended family members and dear friends. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 20, 2014 at St. Catharine Catholic Church, 500 S. Gould Rd. Family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014 at SCHOEDINGER NORTHEAST CHAPEL, 1051 E. Johnstown Rd. Father Daniel Dury, Celebrant. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to Mt Caramel East Hospital CCU or Palliative Care Departments c/o the Mount Caramel Foundation 6150 E Broad St. Columbus, OH 43213. To share memories or condolences, please visit

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 17, 2014