Meadville Tribune

February 5, 2014

Kevin James McCartney

Meadville Tribune

TOWNVILLE — Kevin James McCartney, 26, of Townville passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh.

Kevin was born Sept. 9, 1987, in Meadville, a son of Sharon McCartney.

He had been employed as a laborer. He was an online gamer and loved the time he spent playing the different games.

He is survived by his mother, Sharon Oakes of Townville; two sisters, Alexis Oakes of Franklin and MaryEtta Oakes of Townville; a brother, Michael Oakes Jr. of Townville; his good friend who was like a brother, Matthew Weens of Louisiana; and his grandmother, Grace Rice of Franklin.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Beverly McCartney and Robert McCartney Sr.; and an uncle, Bill McCartney.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society-Crawford Unit, 505 Poplar St., Suite 310, Meadville, Pa. 16335.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home & Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville.