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Meet the man behind the obituary that went viral

PITTSTON, Penn.  —  People all over the world are just getting to know a Pennsylvania man known as the ‘life of the party’.

According to WNEP,  Kevin McGroarty died at his home in West Pittston, Penn. last Tuesday.

His death has people talking mostly because McGroarty wrote his own obituary.

McGroarty peppered his obituary with witty words and advice, and his last remarks are going viral.

WNEP reports McGroarty ended his obituary with some smart advice: “It costs nothing to be nice” and “Never stick a steak knife in an electrical outlet.”

His friends will say goodbye to him at his funeral soon, but don’t believe the obituary is the last they will hear from their buddy.



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