NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – James Brian McCready, 57, of South Wayne Street, died Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at UPMC Jameson Hospital in New Castle.

He was born on December 31, 1964 a son of the late James R. McCready and Louise M. (Domenick) McCready. His mother survives in New Castle.

He married Kathleen (Jendrysik) McCready on January 4, 1997; she survives in New Castle.

Mr. McCready was a foreman for Kasgro Rail for 35 years.

He was a United States Marine Veteran.

Mr. McCready was an avid Steelers fan and enjoyed fishing, hunting and gardening. He loved his dogs and taking care of his mother. He also canned the best hot peppers in town.

In addition to his mother and wife, he is survived by one son, Zachary J. McCready of New Castle; two stepchildren, Patsy C. Bulisco III and wife, Meagan, of Stewartstown, Pennsylvania and Kayla M. Bulisco of New Castle; his twin sister, Kim A. Nocera and husband, Paul; his sister, DeeDee Badger and six stepgrandchildren.

Visitation will be held Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the William F. & Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Avenue. A blessing service will be celebrated at 3:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.

Burial will be in Castle View Memorial Gardens.

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A television tribute will air Friday, May 13 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.