Frank Raymond McGrath

Frank Raymond McGrath, age 87, died Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

He was born in Frankfort, KY to the late Frank Raymond and Elizabeth Suppinger McGrath Sr. He was a member of First Christian Church where he served as an Elder and Chairman of the Board, and was a member of the Christian Men’s Fellowship and Men’s Quartet.  He was President of Frankfort Lumber Company.  He served in WWII with U.S. Army Air Corp and a 1944 graduate of Frankfort High School.

He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Mary Ann Shely McGrath; daughter, Mary Elizabeth (Bryan) Shouse and son, William (Jody) McGrath, all of Lawrenceburg;  grandchildren, Katelyn Elizabeth Shouse, Lexington, Cameron Elise McGrath and Melissa Brooke Shouse, both of Lawrenceburg; sister, Emaline Graham, Louisville; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Nancy Ripy McGrath; sisters, Elma Stillenbower, Gladys Irvine, Hester Gillenwater, Betty Anthony; brother, Harold McGrath.

Funeral services 1 p.m. Friday, February 28, 2014 at First Christian Church with Rev. Jim Wheeler officiating. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Thursday at Gash Memorial Chapel and after 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

Memorial contributions are suggested to First Christian Church Building Fund or Anderson Humane Society.

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  • i wished i new in febuary i worked at frankfort lumber co  from 77-84 frank was  a father figure to me thank you frank for every thing you done for me  am david fuller