Robert F. McCarthy Jr. passed suddenly on Friday, April 16, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Sharon McCarthy née Mizen for 37 years; proud and adoring father to Elizabeth (Eric) and Anna; cherished brother of James (CJ) and brother-in-law of Michael (Peggi) and Thomas (Pamela); fond uncle to Alison (Tripp), Jennifer (Joe), Grace, Kathryn, Andrew, Joshua, Michael, and Matthew. He joins his parents in heaven, Robert F. McCarthy Sr. and Roberta Fay McCarthy. He was a great friend to many whose lives were enriched for having known him. He will be deeply missed. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, May 12 at The Village Presbyterian Church in Northbrook. Due to COVID restrictions, attendance is limited. Please contact the McCarthy family to RSVP. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his name to the Chicago Botanic Garden (https://www.chicagobotanic.org/donate#tribute_donate
or by calling 847-835-8333) or The Art Institute of Chicago (The Art Institute of Chicago, attn: Gift Processing, 111 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60603). Please go to www.nhscotthanekamp.com
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Published by Chicago Tribune from May 2 to May 6, 2021.