James McGrath
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Obituary of James McGrath


Mr. James Allen McGrath, 68, Crawfordsville, passed away peacefully in his home at 5:10 AM on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017.  He was born May 11th, 1949, in Chicago, to Edward M. and Irene (Foren) McGrath.  He married Olga Marie Zielke in St. Louis on October 6th, 1965.  She survives.


James had worked for several years at Crawford Industries.


In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters: Megan (Isaiah) Foster of Crawfordsville; Sharon (Kevin Sullivan) McGrath of Metropolis, Illinois; and his son: Mike McGrath of Crawfordsville.  Also surviving are his brothers: Edward and Daniel; his sister: Loretta; 4 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents.


Cremation without services was chosen.  Powers-Priebe Funeral Home is assisting with the arrangements.  Memorials in James' name may be made to: The Animal Welfare League of Montgomery County, 1104 Big Four Arch Road, Crawfordsville, IN 47933.