Margaret "Marge" McCarthy
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Margaret "Marge" McCarthy

Grafton - Formerly of Waukesha, WI - (nee Schemanske) Passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at the age of 78. She is preceded in death by her father Stephen, mother Joan, brother Thomas and uncle Anthony Szymanski. Beloved wife of 54 years to Timothy and mother to Casey (Maria), Brendan (Romy) and Colin. Grandmother to Meghan, Keagan, Brynn, Mason, Lucas and Sophia. Niece to Marianne and cousin to Mark, Marissa and Annette. Marge was an avid golfer, traveler, animal lover and great friend to many. To the entire care staff at Village Pointe Commons and Nurse Laura at Horizon Hospice, thank you for your care and kindness to keep Mom peaceful and comfortable in her final days. There will be a private family burial on Saturday, May 30, 2020. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Brynn McCarthy's participant page for the Walk to End Alzheimer's. She is walking to honor her grandmother Marge alongside her sorority Sigma Kappa this fall. The link to the page is

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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from May 22 to May 27, 2020.
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May 28, 2020
On behalf of everyone here at the Alzheimer's Association - thank you so much for thinking of us at this time of loss to your family. Memorial donations made in Margaret's name will be put to immediate use serving families and supporting research. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you.
Dave Grams, Executive Director
Alzheimer's Association Wisconsin Chapter
May 27, 2020
So sorry for your loss, I remember auntie Marge all to well. You will be missed auntie. She was definitely the boss. My mom and her were so much alike.
Timothy Hickey
May 27, 2020
So sorry for your loss. I worked with Marge for 1-2 weeks as she trained me for the job that I am still at (Stefans Soccer).
Tracy Bengston
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