Jean McCarthy passed away on September 26, 2013 at Highland Hospital. Daughter of the late James E. and Kathryn T. Murphy of Lockport, NY; and sister of the late J. Terence Murphy of Lockport, NY. She was predeceased by her husband, John, on November 5, 2001. Survived by children, James (Ann), Terence (Laurece) and William (Stephen Plain) McCarthy; grandchildren, Elizabeth, Brian and Neil McCarthy, Rebecca (Ryan) Thomas and Aaron (Milana) Terruli; great-grandchildren, Bradley, Spencer and Mallory Thomas, Tara Bosnic Terruli, and Aki Yano; also survived by a sister-in-law, Isabelle Murphy.
Jean was a devoted parishioner of St. Boniface Church in Rochester for over 50 years and quietly lived her strong faith. She reveled in long conversations with her many friends and in family dinners with grandchildren gathered at her generous table. Her pursuits included homemaking, reading, shopping, current events, and family games of wit and historical knowledge, at which she was a master.
Friends may call on SUNDAY from 2-5 PM at Miller Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. (3325 Winton Road South, Rochester, NY). Her Funeral Service will be held on TUESDAY at 11:00 AM at St. Boniface Church (330 Gregory Street, Rochester, NY). Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the St. Boniface Benefactors Fund or have a Mass said for the repose of her soul.
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