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Dorothy A. McCarthy

June 12, 1920 - February 19, 2019

Retired Secretary


Service Date: February 23, 2019

In Lieu of Flowers:

Obituaries » Dorothy A. McCarthy

Dorothy A. (nee-Hickey) McCarthy, age 98, passed away on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at her home.

She was born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y. and came to Parsippany in July 1987.

Dorothy was a secretary for Equitable Life Insurance Company in New York City for many years before retiring.

She was a former member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cadets of Brooklyn.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Daniel J. on 1/30/1998.

Survivors include her sons: Daniel and his wife Marie, and Kevin and his wife Regina all from New York; her daughters: Dorothy Fitzsimmons and her husband Robert, and Jane McCarthy all from Parsippany; her 17 cherished grandchildren; and 13 treasured great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 23, 2019 from the funeral home, with a Liturgy of Christian Burial to be offered at 10:00 a.m. at St. Christopher RC Church, 1050 Littleton Road., Parsippany. Visiting hours will be on Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment: Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover.