Mary H. McGonigal, age 94,  of Greenville, passed away Saturday morning, November 12, 2016 in UPMC Horizon Greenville. 

Mrs. McGonigal was born in Trenton, NJ on May 12, 1922 to Edwin J. and Florence L. (Palletta) Henry.  She was a homemaker and a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Greenville.  On December 27, 1953 she married Arthur H. McGonigal, Sr., he preceded her in death on June 7, 1995. 

She is survived by her daughter, Maureen M. Taggart and her husband Jerry of Somerset, PA; three sons, Dr. Michael P. McGonigal and his wife Terry of Pittsburgh, John H. McGonigal and his wife Kristie of Greenville and Arthur H. McGonigal, Jr. and his wife Rosa of Great Falls, VA; twelve grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. 

Mary was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

All services will be private and be held at the convenience of the family.  Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, 85 N. High St., Greenville, PA 16125 or St. Paul's 339 E. Jamestown Rd., Greenville, PA 16125. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 336-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA.



  1. Mike Strosser Mike Strosser
    November 14, 2016    

    I really liked her.lots of fond memories past and fairly recent.Made me laugh every single time.My condolences

  2. Sheryl Scelsi Sheryl Scelsi
    November 15, 2016    

    My deepest sympathies on your loss.

  3. Marian Catalano Ream Marian Catalano Ream
    November 15, 2016    

    My thoughts are with you and your family, Mike. I am so sorry for your loss.

  4. Michael Robinson Michael Robinson
    November 15, 2016    

    Your mom provided one of the “safe havens” for us in our adolescense. I have fond memories of the times we spent in your home. She seemed to radiate a matronly nature that made one feel welcome. My condolences.

  5. Dane Mincer Dane Mincer
    November 15, 2016    

    Sorry for your loss! May God’s Grace and Peace be you all.

  6. Charles N. Maietta Charles N. Maietta
    November 15, 2016    

    So sorry for your loss, my condolences to you and your family in this saddest of times.

  7. Eddie White (Class of 72) Eddie White (Class of 72)
    November 15, 2016    

    Mike & Family, so sorry to hear of your loss and want you to know that you and your family are in my prayers and thoughts. I hope that it will be a comfort to all of you to know that your classmates and many more people are thinking of you during this difficult time. Eddie White Class of 72 GHS

  8. Dori (Kosanovich) Weaver Dori (Kosanovich) Weaver
    November 15, 2016    

    I am very sorry for your loss. May the Lord give you comfort at this time

  9. Debra Bresnan Debra Bresnan
    November 15, 2016    

    Dear Mike, I’m so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I hope you and your family will find comfort in knowing that many of us are sending you love and sympathy. Please take care.

  10. Judy Janos Benzel Judy Janos Benzel
    November 15, 2016    

    Dear Mike, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. Please know that you and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless you and give you comfort during this difficult time.

  11. Anonymous Anonymous
    November 16, 2016    

    Mike,John,Sis,and Artie,
    My deepest condolences to all of you!
    I was so sad to hear about your mom!
    She was indeed a very special person and I can’t begin to tell you how much she was loved by me and all of my family.
    Thoughts and prayers!
    I have so many fond memories!
    Betsy Adams

  12. Mary Sue Peters Rumbaugh Mary Sue Peters Rumbaugh
    November 16, 2016    

    Mike, so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  13. Gary Henry Gary Henry
    November 16, 2016    

    Sorry to hear of your loss , my thoughts and prayers go out to all of the family !! God Bless !!

  14. Diane King wiegmann Diane King wiegmann
    November 20, 2016    

    Mike and family, my thoughts are with you. May all of the memories of family give you some comfort..

  15. Anonymous Anonymous
    November 29, 2016    

    Mike and family, So sorry to hear of your loss. A mother is always someone we hold near and dear to our hearts. Cherish the memories.
    Julie Liszka Ryhal

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