Paul McGrath

Obituary of Paul McGrath

Paul J. McGrath, 68, of Nassau passed away at St. Peter's Hospital on April 24, 2017. Born in Albany to the late William and Margaret McGrath he was a graduate of St. John's Academy in Rensselaer and a lifetime Nassau resident. Paul was a Coast Guard veteran and was retired from his job as a machine operator at the Freihofer Baking Co. Mr. McGrath was a member of the Chandler Young VFW Post 8162 as well as the Nassau American Legion Post 1268. Paul is survived by his wife Helen "Terri" McGrath; son, Patrick J. (Alison) McGrath of Marshfield MA; daughter, Shannon E. Bauer of Mechanicville; sister, Joyce A. McGrath of Rensselaer and five granddaughters. All are invited to attend a Funeral Mass at St. Mary's Church in Nassau on Friday at 1:00 PM. Relatives and friends may call at the Thomas P Mooney Funeral Home, 11 Elm St. Nassau prior to the Mass from 10:30AM to 12:30PM. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Nassau. Donations in Paul's memory may be made to the American Heart Association at 4 Atrium Drive #100 Albany, NY 12205. Online condolences may be offered at