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Edward J. Mc Carthy

Pt Pleasant Beach

Edward J. McCarthy, 77, passed away on Aug. 24,2017. He was born Aug. 21,1940 in Montclair to John and Sophie McCarthy and grew up in Nutley.

Edward, known as "Shoprite Eddie" to friends, served 2 years in the Army during the Vietnam Era and worked at Shoprite for 40 years. He loved the beach and spent most of his time fishing and having coffee with friends, going to Atlantic City, and cruising on Royal Caribbean. He enjoyed having his Grandchildren visit and taking them to the Boardwalk.

He is survived by girlfriend Kim Seery; 2 children, John McCarthy of Whippany, Marion Knorr and her husband Dudley of Mansfield Twp.; 2 grandchildren, CJ and Ashleigh Knorr; sister Carol Amburg and her husband Cliff of Bayville; and his nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass will be offered, 9:30 AM, Wed., Aug. 30th at St. Peter Church in Point Pleasant Beach.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Aug. 27, 2017
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