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James Michael McCarthy

d. January 19, 2020

McCARTHY, James Michael. A lifelong Dorchester, Savin Hill, resident, died January 19, 2020.

Beloved son of the late John E. and Mary Alice (Doherty) McCarthy.

Loving brother of Ann E. and her husband Jack Doyle of South Boston, Peter J. Whitaker of Dorchester, John E. McCarthy Jr. of East Boston, Catherine M. Casey and her late husband Daniel of California, Kelly P. McCarthy of Braintree, and the late Charles E. Whitaker.

Jim was survived by several nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, and cousins.

Family and friends will honor and remember Jim's life by gathering for visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, on Thursday, January 30th, from 4-7 P.M.

A private burial will take place with his parents in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.

Jim was a longtime employee of Star Market in Brighton.
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Thursday, January 30, 2020

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