Mrs. Margaret Alice McCarthy Beach, age 87, of Manchester, passed away Tuesday, November 5, at her residence.
Graveside services will be held at 1 PM on Friday, November 8, 2013 at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.
A native of Maldon, MA., she was the daughter of the late John and Mary Arsenault McCarthy.
Mrs. Beach had worked for Sears for many years as a catalog shipping inspector. She was an avid reader. After relocating to the Manchester area, she had attended St. Mark Catholic Church.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Jasper Beach; one grandson, Sean Michael Jones; two brothers, John and Robert McCarthy and two sisters, Claire Davis and June Hunt.
Mrs. Beach is survived by two daughters, Patricia Jones and her husband, Philip of Manchester and Frances Miller and her husband, Paul of Wallingford, CT; two brothers, Richard McCarthy of Cape Cod, MA and Roger McCarthy and his wife, Anne of Dedham, MA; five grandchildren, Lisa Marie Jones of Manchester, David Jones of Richmond, VA, Gary James Jones of Gatlinburg, TN, Kimberly Christine Jones of Blackstone, VA and Christina Marie Johnston and her husband, Todd of New Haven, CT; five great grandchildren and one great great grandson.
In Lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to the American Cancer Society.