March 23, 1943 – Calgary, AB
November 8, 2013 – Irricanna, AB
Bernard McCarthy of Irricanna, AB passed away at home on Friday, November 8, 2013 at the age of 70 years.
Bernard is survived by his children and their spouses, Kevin McCarthy, Maureen and Ken Schnirer, Sean and Cory McCarthy, Sheila McCarthy, Christine and Wade White, Shannon McCarthy, James and Tamara McCarthy; grandchildren Seth, Kylie, Owen, Alena and Madeline; brothers and spouses, Pat and Gene, Dennis and Bonny, Phillip and Sigrun; sisters and spouses, Theresa and George Battye, Ellen DeFraine, Peggy Clarkson, Francis Wright, Beatrice and Bernard Cissell.
Bernard was predeceased by his wife Pauline; parents Henry and Mary; brother Michael; sister Catherine; brothers-in-law Reg Clarkson, Grant DeFraine, Nikki Schmaltz; sister-in-law Dolores.
Bernard loved his children and was a proud father and farmer. His generous spirit and sense of humor were larger than life. He will be greatly missed and forever loved.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. Mary’s Catholic Church (434 – 2 Avenue, Beiseker, AB) on Friday, November 15, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Bernard McCarthy, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences