Margery L. McCarthy
1936 ∼ 2019
Margery McCarthy of Centerville passed away on February 26, 2019, at the age of 82.
She was the daughter of Winthrop J. Barnes and Ethel Brower Barnes. Marge was born in Newton, MA on July 23, 1936. She was an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox, Boston Bruins and, of course, the New England Patriots. Most of all, she loved the beach, boating and cruising down the Centerville River into Nantucket Sound and anchoring off Long Beach with her husband Dan and their beloved dog Nicky.
Marge is survived by her three sons, Steven and his wife Laurel of Centerville, Russell and his wife Trudy of Merritt Island, Florida and William of Centerville, her sister Shirley Traywick, and niece Karen Hubbard, both of Birmingham Alabama. Grandchildren Shannon MacGillivray, Keri Goff, Scott McCarthy and Kelly McCarthy. She was predeceased by her husband Daniel and grandson Michael.
Marge worked for the Town of Barnstable for over 30 years, in the selectmen’s office, with the town manager and town council offices. Special thanks to all her caregivers during her final months, especially the employees of the Royal at Cotuit Nursing Home.
Calling hours will be held at John Lawrence Funeral Home, 3778 Falmouth Rd (Rt.28), Marstons Mills on Thursday March 14, 2019, 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Burial in Beechwood Cemetery will be private.