FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Donald Joseph McCarthy, died Thursday, March 14. He was 85.
McCarthy was born in Ansonia to Daniel and Hannah Fitzgerald McCarthy. He served in the U.S. Army for 1½ years in Japan and South Korea. He retired as an engineer from Sikorsky Aircraft.
McCarthy is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughters, Margaret McCarthy of Lebanon, Conn., and Kim McCarthy (Benjamin) Cheng of Los Angeles; sister, Lorraine Kingston; three grandchildren, a nephew, grandnephews, a niece and a grandniece He was predeceased by his sister, Peggy Moore.
Calling hours are Monday, March 18, from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 S. Benson Road, Fairfield. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:30 a.m. at St. Pius X Church, Fairfield.