J. Vincent “Vince” Hanratty,76, of Butler passed away peacefully, Saturday morning, May 8, 2021 at Concordia Lutheran Ministries in Cabot.
Born January 16, 1945 in Pittsburgh. He was a son of the late Vincent A. and Genevieve (Bronder) Hanratty.
Vince had worked as a speech writer in the public relations department for Westinghouse Headquarters in Pittsburgh. He was a member of Saint Peter Roman Catholic Church in Butler.
He loved to read and was a fan of the Pittsburgh sports teams. He enjoyed the great outdoors and spent a lot of time at Cook Forest with family and friends.
He took great pride in his grandchildren and loved attending their sporting events and celebrating all of their accomplishments. Above all, his greatest pleasure was spending time with, and enjoying his family.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife Beverly (Carbin) Hanratty whom he married April 12, 1969. His son Michael Hanratty and his daughter Christine (Steve) Allison. Five grandchildren: Sydney and Cameron Hanratty, Nolan, Brody, and Becca Allison, three siblings Frank (Margie) Hanratty, Sue DiTullio, and Bernadette Liebler, as well as a large extended family.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his grandson Ty Hanratty and his brother Jim Hanratty.
His love and keen sense of humor will live on in all of us. He will be greatly missed and our fond memories will sustain us.
Family and friends will gather at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham Street, Butler, from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm on Sunday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, at 10:00 am, at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 127 Franklin Street, Butler.
Memorial Donations may be made to a charity of choice, or to the Butler Area Public Library, 218 North McKean Street Butler, PA 16001.
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