Gerald Earl McGarvey, 88, of Clearfield, and formerly of Coalport, died March 18, 2021 at UPMC Altoona.
He was born July 2, 1932 in Chest Township, Clearfield County, a son of Amos C. and Lana (McCulley) McGarvey.
He was a member of the Assembly of God Church, Clearfield.
He worked as a coal miner for Rushton Mines.
Surviving are his wife, Darlene Shimmel McGarvey of Clearfield; sons, Gerald McGarvey of Osceola Mills, and Jeffery McGarvey of Windber; brother, David McGarvey of Florida; sisters, Doris Bish of New York, and sister Lois Horan of Florida; two grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; four great grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Margaret Turman; brother, Merle McGarvey; and sister, Barbara McGarvey.
At Earl's request, there was no viewing.
A family graveside service was held Saturday, March 20, 2021 with Pastor Robert Queen officiating.
Interment was at Fairview Cemetery, LaJose.
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