Vaughn Robert McGrath

Male 1950 - 2012  (62 years)


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  • Name Vaughn Robert McGrath 
    Born 27 Jan 1950  Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 May 2012  Marblehead, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1510  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Eugene Michael Joseph McGrath,   b. 21 Mar 1915, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1985, Greer, Greenville, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Edith Emily Stewart,   b. 1 Oct 1921, Sandy Creek, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1973, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 10 May 1942  Richland Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F25114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Patricia Unknown 
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - (Source Unknown) - Vaughn Robert McGrath, 62, passed away peacefully on May 4, 2012 in Marblehead. Vaughn was born in Syracuse, N.Y., on Jan. 27, 1950 to Eugene and Edith Stewart McGrath. He grew up in the Eastwood neighborhood and graduated from Henniger High in 1969. After high school, Vaughn attended The Art Institute of Boston as well as Boston University. He enjoyed a career in Web and Graphic Design and Illustration and ran his own business McGrathics for 30 years. Vaughn is survived by his brother, Stewart McGrath (wife Patricia) from Anderson, S.C and two sisters, Cynthia Wodrich (husband Kenneth) and Wendy Mouille (husband Michael), both from Sonoma, CA. There are two nieces, Nicole Roberts and Caitlin Mouille and one nephew, Thomas Joseph Rooney. He was also loved by two grand nephews, Thomas Joseph Rooney Jr. and Noah Tomas Rooney. Vaughn was preceded in death by Eugene and Edith McGrath and his niece, Heather Travers. He was an avid ocean sailor and sailboat owner, glider pilot, artist, cabinetmaker and stain glass designer. He completed the requirements to achieve his U.S. Merchant Marine Captain's license in 2008. His interests were in antiques, American Flyer trains & antique toys, history, and automobile and yacht racing. Vaughn had a wonderful sense of humor and kindness that will be truly missed. He was a great story teller and enjoyed many wonderful hours of life long friendships with both family and friends. A memorial gathering will take place this Friday June 1st at , 81 Front Street in Marblehead at 6:30 p.m.