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Anita Mullins McGrath

August 5, 1924 ~ February 10, 2021 (age 96)


Anita Marie (Mullins) McGrath, age 96, formerly of Trumbull, passed away February 10, 2021 in Waxhaw, N.C. Mrs. McGrath was a graduate of Warren Harding High School in Bridgeport, CT and Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing. She was an E.R. nurse (RN) at Bridgeport Hospital for 38 years until her retirement. She was the daughter of the late D. Edward Mullins and Jane (Miller) Mullins. Mrs. McGrath was predeceased by her husband Joseph J. McGrath, brothers, Daniel R. Mullins and Reverend Gerald C. Mullins, and her sister, Jane P. Mullins. She is survived by her son, James C. McGrath of Trumbull, her daughter, Jane McGrath Sanders and son-in-law Foster J. Sanders Jr. MD; three cherished grandchildren, Kelly Sanders Bessette of Charlotte, NC, Christopher Sanders and his wife, Megan McCarthy Sanders DVM of N. Stonington, CT, Lindsay Sanders Murthy and her husband Hemant (Monty) Murthy MD of Ponte, Verde, FL and five great grandchildren. Due to the current pandemic, services at the church will be private. Interment in Nichols Village Cemetery. Friends and family are invited to view her funeral mass online on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 by visiting the St. Catherine of Siena Church website at Memorial contributions may be made to the Kennedy Center, 2440 Reservoir Ave. Trumbull CT 06611 or St. Jude's Children Hospital  ( Arrangements in care of Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home, 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull, CT. To leave an online condolence please visit

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Funeral Mass
February 23, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Catherine of Siena Church

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