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William P. Garvey

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“'Garv' was a true visionary for educational access for all, through his support for Mercyhurst College Career Institute (MCCI), Mercyhurst...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: JOHN Nesbit - Washington, PA

“Last Wednesday I received a text from a friend in Erie informing me of the passing of Dr. Garvey. I was quite sad to hear this news as I have the...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Sam Rotman - Mesa, AZ

“To all who knew Dr. Garvey we send our condolences. We met Bill and his companion Maureen when on a trip from Ireland as part of the Dungarvan Town...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Thoughts & prayers to Dr. Garvey & his family. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Joe Jordano - Cranberry Twp, PA

“Sincere Condolences to Dr. Garvey Family. DR. Garvey Will be sorely missed. One of the best minds ever.There aren't enough words to describe what a...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Nick Iarussi - Losangeles, CA

“My family and I send our sincere condolences to Dr. Garvey's family. He made a difference in every life he came in contact with while at Mercyhurst...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Sincere condolences to Dr. Garvey's family. His name was often spoke of with reverence in our home. An exceptional educator, philanthropist, forward...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Dave & Marlene Kosobucki Family - PA

“My Family and I send our heartfelt condolences to the Garvey Family at the loss of Bill. I had many good conversations with Bill over the years and...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Vince Kloss & Family - North East, PA

“In the sameness of life, yours made a difference. I will love you "always and forever". Thank you for the gift of you. Rest In Peace my beloved.Love...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Maureen Plunkett - Erie, PA

“With sincere sympathy to Dr. William P. Garvey's family and friends. I enjoyed his Civil War and Reconstruction class, our discussions about...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Kathy Murray - Pittsburgh, PA

“Dr. Garvey was an exceptional educator. His guidance and leadership provided direction and valued counsel to students fortunate enough to work with...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Michael Phillips - NY - student

“I appreciate what Dr. Garvey has contributed to this community. We stand in a better place for his great work. I offer prayers and best thoughts to...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Richard Arthur - Union City, PA

“I remain in complete awe and envy of certain people I've been lucky enough to know, be near, or affiliated with during my life who I consider super...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Chris Meyers - Austin, TX

“Good-bye dearest, Garv. We are so heartbroken you have left this world. We are smiling, as well....confident you and Bill are already in some...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Donna Rotella-Bryan - Naples, FL

“Mr. Garvey was one of the most intelligent person I ever meant and was the best basketball ever. He was like second father . ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Leo Bennett - Erie, PA

“Our deepest condolences go out to the family...Dr. Garvey will be sadly missed. Reading his book holds more meaning to me...prayers ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Christal Lepak - Erie, PA

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William was born on December 9, 1935 and passed away on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

William was a resident of Pennsylvania.