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John G. O'Grady

July 16, 1949 ~ April 23, 2023 (age 73) 73 Years Old
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John O'Grady Obituary

John O'Grady, age 73, passed away on April 23, 2023, while a guest at Rosewood Nursing and Rehab Center in Schuylkill Haven.

 John was born in Elizabeth, NJ, a son of  John and Maria (McCarty) O'Grady, Sr.   After high school, John served in the United States Navy.   A lifelong truck driver, he was last employed by Jevic Trucking, working with many other companies throughout his career.

John was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles, Pottsville Aerie #134.  He enjoyed playing cards, along with shooting pool.  He was an avid NASCAR fan.

John is survived by his wife, Carol (Gilbert) O'Grady of Pottsville.  He is also survived by his daughter, Gabriella O'Grady of Pittsburgh, a step daughter Amanda Campion and a step son, Michael Campion, both of Pottsville.

John is also survived by two brothers, Thomas O'Grady and his wife Laura of New Jersey and Trotty McCarty and his wife Pamela of South Carolina.   He is also survived by two nephews, Robert and Phil.

A time for visitation with John's family will be held on Friday, April, 28th from 4-6 PM at the Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home, 515 West Market Street, Pottsville.

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April 28, 2023

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home
515 West Market St.
Pottsville, PA 17901


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