Catherine B. McCarthy, 89, of Hanover, originally from Dorchester OFD passed away Thursday, October 17, 2013 at Queen Anne Nursing Home in Hingham. The daughter of the late Michael and Mary Ellen (McCormick) Hart, she was born in Boston on July 28, 1924. Catherine was raised and educated in Dorchester. She was the past Treasurer of the VFW in Lower Mills. Wife of the late Justin L. McCarthy Jr., she was the mother of Janet McCarthy of Scituate, Marianne McCarthy of Hanover and the late Paula Jean Doyle and Justin L. McCarthy III. She was the sister of Bernadette McGee of Braintree and the late John, Walter and Michael Hart. Also survived by 3 grandchildren Paul Jonathan Doyle, Caroline C. Hernandez and Catherine E. Teixeira. Visiting hours were held in the Sullivan Funeral Home, 551 Washington St., Rte 53 in Hanover on Monday, October 21. A funeral Mass was celebrated on Tuesday, October 22 in St. Mary of the Sacred Heart Church, 392 Hanover St., Rte 139 in Hanover. Interment was in Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. Donations in Catherines memory may be made to St. Michael's Chapel at The Soldiers Home, 91 Crest Avenue, Chelsea, MA 02150. For directions and our online guest book, visit SullivanFuneralHomes.com 781-878-0920 781-293-2020 Family Owned & Operated Since 1897
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Published in The Hanover Mariner from Oct. 23 to Oct. 30, 2013