Katherine “Kate” McGrath, age 86, resident of Columbus, Georgia, died on Sunday, November 17, 2013, at her residence. Mrs. McGrath, daughter of the late James Patrick Maher and Mary Drover Maher, was born April 12, 1927, in St. Johns, Newfoundland. She was retired from Headstart, where she faithfully worked for over 23 years. Mrs. McGrath was preceded in death by her husband, John Leonard McGrath; daughter, Leah Miller; and son, John McGrath. She is survived by two daughters, Mary McGrath Stringfellow of Columbus, Georgia and Dian McGrath Mangano of McKinney, Texas; two sons, Michael McGrath of Columbus, Georgia and Christopher (Marilyn) McGrath of Woodridge, Virginia; one brother, James Robert Maher of St. Johns, Newfoundland; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Condolences may be offered at www.shcolumbus.com
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on December 1, 2013
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