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1925 - 2018 Notice Condolences

Age 93, patriarch of the McGettigan family, passed away on July 31, 2018, with his family at his bedside at Abington Jefferson Hospital.
Mr. McGettigan resided at Meadowood Senior Living in Worcester PA, with his beloved wife, Doreen (née Straus). He was born in Highland Park PA, on July 22, 1925, one of seven children of the late John and Anna McGettigan. In addition to Doreen, he is survived by his six children and their spouses, Marianne and Edmund Kehan, Maureen and Robert Wade, Alice and Roger Barr, Suzanne Kelly, Margaret and Robert Murphy, and Norbert J., Jr. and Pamela McGettigan. He is also survived by 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. His first wife, Margaret Maloney McGettigan, predeceased him in 1974. Norbert also had 3 brothers and 3 sisters who predeceased him.
Viewing will be at St. Rose of Lima Church, 428 S. Main St., North Wales PA, on Tues., Aug. 7, from 6 to 8 P.M. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Rose of Lima Church, on Wed., Aug. 8, at 11 A.M., where an additional Viewing will precede the Service from 9:30 to 10:45 A.M. Entombment in the Mausoleum of Peace at West Laurel Hill Cemetery will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Ignatius Nursing & Rehab, Attn. Development Dept., 4401 Haverford Avenue, Phila., PA 19104.


Published on Philly.com on Aug. 2, 2018
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