James M.H. McGinty, age 89, a lifelong resident of Hawley died Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center in Honesdale.

Mr. McGinty was born May 12, 1924 in Hawley, PA and was the son of the late James M. and Julia M. (Hammill) McGinty. He was predeceased by his wife, Margaret Anna McNamara McGinty in 2004 and two brothers, Joseph and John.

He served in the Army from 1942 to 1945 during World War II, attended the University of Pennsylvania and University of Scranton and was a letter carrier for US Postal Service. He was also a former member of the VFW Robert Drake Memorial Post 5823, Hawley, PA 18428.

He is survived by best friend, Deborah Clemo of Hawley, PA and several nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, September 26th at 10 a.m. at BVM Queen Of Peace Roman Catholic Church, 314 Chestnut Ave, Hawley by Rev. Richard W. Beck, Pastor.

Inurnment will be in B.V.M. Queen of Peace Cemetery.

For further information, directions or to leave a Memorial Remembrance (Candle) visit www.TeetersFuneralChapel.com.

Arrangements by Teeters’ Funeral Chapel, 505 Church St., Hawley, PA 18428.