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Margaret M. McCarthy

Margaret M. McCarthy
  • October 17, 1962 - September 15, 2018
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts
  • In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to;
  • Alzheimer's Association
    309 Waverley Oakes Rd.
    Waltham, MA 02452

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“Just hearing about the loss of Peggy. My heart is saddened. Thoughts and prayers to her family. CC ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Cathy (Collins) Small - Clinton, MA

“Where can I start. It's still had to believe such a beautiful soul left this earth. It's with a heavy heart that I recall her determination her...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Babra N - MA - Family Friend

“Offering my condolences. As you remember your love one, may Almighty God and your treasured memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength to endure...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“TO THE FAMILY. I AM TRULY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS, MAY YOU FIND COMFORT IN KNOWING PEGGY IS NOW IN GOD`S MEMORY. AND MAY YOUR MEMORIES OF PEGGY BE AS A...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this difficult time. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm extending my heartfelt condolences to the family. May you find peace in knowing that God Cares for you and will help you during these difficult...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: - FL

“Dear McCarthy Family:I work at Assumption College and knew Peggy when she was an undergraduate student. I am so very sorry for your loss. I...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Melanie Demarais - Worcester, MA

“To the family and loved ones of this amazing, strong, and beautiful soul, I'm so incredibly sorry for the loss of such a beautiful woman. I wanted...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Carrie Freeman - Ashford, CT

“To Peggy's Family and Friends:I was a Peggy's (and MaryEllen's) high school classmate and had the good fortune to share joy, laughter, and bonding...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Kathleen Blaisdell - Portland, ME

“To Peggy's family,I am deeply sorry for your loss. My relationship with Peggy began in high school when we played field hockey together (with Mellen...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Lisa Colombo - Westford, MA

“Paul, I'm very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Brian Alexander - Bellingham, MA

“When I think about Peggy and look back on memories....I see Peggy smiling, giggling and enjoying a good conversation with those around her. She was...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Gerry Nelson - Concord, MA

“A beautiful soul has winged its way to heaven. Rest in peace, sweet Cousin. Joy she gave, joy she has found.Love,David and Barbara ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Barbara Lamacchia - Holden, MA

“My dear East Coast family,My heart is breaking for all of you.We are all sending our love, hugs and prayers from Nebraska.As we are saddened, the...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Nicole Sylvester - David City, NE


Margaret M. (Peggy) McCarthy, 55, of Marlborough died Saturday, September 15, at Marlborough Hospital after a short illness. She was the daughter of Mary Elizabeth (O'Connor) and the late William J. McCarthy, Jr. of Marlborough.
She leaves two sisters: Jane K. McCarthy of Marlborough, MaryEllen McCarthy (Mark Koslowske) of Holden; her brother Paul J. McCarthy of Marlborough. She was predeceased by her brother Michael E. McCarthy. Aunt to Kayla L. McCarthy, Michael P. McCarthy, Tyler D. McCarthy and Shane C. McCarthy. She leaves many relatives and friends in particular her goddaughter Rose Lettieri Labadini.
Peggy graduated from Marian High School, Assumption College with a B.A. in Social and Rehabilitation Services and earned her MS Management at Lasell College. She began her career counseling with at risk teens, and later transitioned into the insurance industry. She was most recently employed as a unit manager in the Subrogation Department at Hanover Insurance. Peggy was passionate about elder care and was a Certified Dementia Practitioner. She was an active member of the Immaculate Conception Church.
Visiting hours will be held at the Slattery Funeral Home, Inc., 40 Pleasant Street, Marlborough on Wednesday, September 19, from 4-7 p.m.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, September 20, at 11 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Church, 11 Prospect Street, Marlborough.
Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverley Oakes Rd., Waltham, MA 02452