Patrick G. McCarthy, 85, passed away Monday, April 3, 2017 at UMass Memorial Healthcare – University Campus after an illness. He was born in Marlborough, the son of Patrick G. and Gladys (Fisher) McCarthy and had had lived most of his life in Marlborough before moving to Milford in 2000.
He leaves his loving wife, Joan T. (LeBlanc) McCarthy; five step-children, Kevin Leone of Florida, Glenn Leone of Sudbury, Karen Horgan of Wilmington, Todd Leone of Florida and Lynn Leone of Florida; two sisters, Gladys Troupe of Berlin and Joan Derrosiers of Hudson; seven step-grandchildren; two step-great grandchildren; his nephews, Mark, Walter and Warren Welton, and Paul Derrosiers; and his nieces, Nancy Melanson, and Cheryl White and her husband, Paul . He was predeceased by his first wife, Shirley (Spencer) McCarthy in 1998.
Patrick worked at Agrico Chemical Company in Marlborough for many years before retiring. He was a former member of Immaculate Conception Church in Marlborough. He was an avid New England sports fan, and enjoyed hunting and playing horseshoes. Patrick loved to spend time with his friends and family at his place on Baxter Lake in NH.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, April 7th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Tighe Hamilton Funeral Home, 50 Central Street, Hudson. Funeral services for Patrick will be held from the funeral home on Saturday, April 8th with a 9:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Michael’s Church, 21 Manning Street, Hudson. A private committal service will be held at the convenience of the family.