Frank J. McCarthy, 96
Aug. 25, 1920 — Sept. 27, 2016
Frank J. McCarthy, 96, of Richfield, was born to eternal life on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, surrounded by his family.
He was born Aug. 25, 1920, in Dover to John and Margaret (nee Costello) McCarthy. He was united in marriage to Josephine Archibald on Jan. 7, 1956, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Rocky Point Long Island, New York.
Frank was a proud member of the Operating Engineers for more than 60 years, Richfield Fire Department, Richfield Lions Club and the Knights of Columbus.
He was the loving father of Kevin, Kathleen (Bob) Kemp, Maureen (Tom) Boll, Michael, Shawn (Bridget), Eileen (Tom) Harju, and Colleen (Rod) Demlang; loving grandpa of Susan (Dan) Shipman, Christine Kemp, Kirk Kemp, Tom, Jessica and Amanda Boll, Shawn and Brandon McCarthy, Erin and Ryan McCarthy, Josh (Elizabeth), Cody, Benjamin and Tyler Harju, and Blake Demlang; great-grandpa of Troy Kemp and McKenzie Shipman; brother of Phillip McCarthy; brother-in-law of Dick Robers; as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Frank is preceded in death by his wife, Josephine, in 2008; his parents; brother, Chuck (Lorraine); sisters, Lucille (Fritz) Degrave and Patricia Robers; sister in-law, Colleen McCarthy; and his nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Frank will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct, 3, at St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church (1200 St. Gabriel Way, Hubertus, WI 53033) with the Rev. Bob Bales officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends from 4-7 p.m. Monday at the church.
Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Richfield on Tuesday, Oct. 4.
Special thank you to the staff on the second and third floors at St. Joseph’s Hospital and The Kathy Hospice for the wonderful and loving care given.
Memorials to the family and for masses are appreciated.
The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be found at www.shimonfuneralhome.com.