Patrick McGraw of Langeloth will celebrate his 89th birthday Saturday at a gathering with his family and a card shower. Cards can be mailed to Wyngate Senior Living, 100 Wyngate Lane, Weirton, WV, 26062.
Mr. McGraw was born May 4, 1924, in Burgettstown.
On August 5, 1961, he married Teofila Mis, who died June 28, 1991.
He has six children, nine grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Mr. McGraw is a World War II Air Force veteran, having flown missions over Germany with the 96th Bombing Group. He taught history at Burgettstown High School for 37 years and retired as athletic director. He enjoyed coaching young athletes in baseball and football.
He is an active member of Our Lady of Lourdes parish and a fourth-degree knight with Knights of Columbus 3440.
Mr. McGraw participated in numerous community events over the years and enjoyed socializing with his good friends.
McGraw – 89 years