Jeremiah J. Garvey, North Scranton, passed away unexpectedly Thursday at home.
Born 1988 in Scranton, he was the son of Charles Sr. and D’Anne Grogan Garvey. Jeremiah was a graduate of Scranton High School and was a member of the Mary, Mother of God Parish, North Scranton. He served honorably in the United States Army. Jeremiah will be deeply missed by all of whom were blessed to have known him.
Also surviving are his son, Charlie M. Garvey; brothers, Charles Garvey Jr. and his wife Rebecca, and Gregory Garvey and his wife Kaitlin; nieces and nephews, Brady, Jack, Gage and Lyvia; aunts; uncles; cousins.
He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Joseph X. and Mary Pfannenschmidt Garvey; and maternal grandparents, Francis J. and Alice Scott Grogan.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Holy Rosary Church, Mary, Mother of God Parish, 316 William St., Scranton.
Friends may call Thursday morning from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass in the church. Military honors will be rendered immediately following the Mass. Interment, private at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction of the Vanston and James Funeral Home, Scranton. To share a memory or to express your condolences to the family please visit www.vanstonandjames.com.
In lieu of flowers, the family encourages memorial contributions be made in Jeremiah’s memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516; Griffin Pond Animal Shelter 967 Griffin Pond Rd, South Abington Twp., PA 18411; Mary, Mother of God Parish 316 William Street Scranton, PA 18508.