|Death: ||May 16, 2009|
Daily Local News, West Chester, Chester County, Pa
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Michael J. McCarthy, 60, of Middletown, Conn., formerly of Kennett Square, passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2009, after a short battle with lung cancer.
Born in Baltimore, Md., Michael was the son of Catherine Keller McCarthy of Hockessin, Del., and the late Fred P. McCarthy Sr.
He attended St. Patrick's School, Bishop Shanahan High School and Temple University.
After leaving Kennett Square, Michael worked briefly in Texas and then settled in New England.
Michael enjoyed reading, gardening, cooking and spending time with his nieces and nephews.
In addition to his mother, Michael is survived by eight brothers, Frederick P. Jr. (Cynthia) of Sleepy Hollow, Ill., Justin J. (Stephanie) of Exton, Patrick W. (Marcie) of Lancaster, Jeremiah M. of Upper Darby, Albert J. (Cheryl) and Kevin C. (Anne Marie), both of Kennett Square, James A. (Sara) of Douglassville and Joseph (Maria) of Glen Mills; three sisters, Katherine Kraenzle of Annandale, Va., Jeanne (Vincent) Fulginiti of Bloomfield, Conn., and Mary (James) Cosgrove of Chadds Ford. Michael is also survived by 49 nieces and nephews and 23 great-nieces and great-nephews.
Family and friends may visit on Thursday, May 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, 250 W. State St., Kennett Square, 610-444-4116, and again on Friday, May 22, from 8:15 to 9:30 a.m.
The Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick Church.
Interment will be in St. Patrick Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Patrick School, 210 Meredith St., Kennett Square, PA 19348.
Saint Patrick Church Cemetery
GPS (lat/lon): 39.85462, -75.71423
Created by: Dan Oh
Record added: May 20, 2009
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