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Charles Gilroy (1887-1944)

Charles Gilroy

Charles Gilroy, respected resident of 37 Sterling street, Browntown, Pittston Township, died very suddenly at his home early today. He was about his work at the Hoyt shaft, Ewen colliery, last evening, and returned home about ten o'clock. This morning at about 1:20 he was stricken suddenly with a heart attack, and died within a few minutes.

Mr. Gilroy was a member of Saint John the Evangelist Church and the parish Holy Name Society. Surviving are his wife, the former Rita Mulcahey, and ten children, five sons and five daughters; and the following brothers and sisters: Mrs. Anna Baumeister of Pittston; Mrs. Florence Nealon, Mary and George Gilroy, all of Baltimore, Md.; Mrs. George Fath, of Pittston.

The funeral will be held at a time to be announced later, and burial will be in St. Johns Cemetery...

   Pittston Gazette - March 16, 1944

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