Elizabeth McCarthy

–  09/28/2012


Elizabeth C. McCarthy nee Reedy passed away Friday, September 28, 2012. She married Michael E. McCarthy on October 7th, 1950 and they have been long time residents of Lombard, IL. “Betty” was a devout Catholic, who enjoyed starting her day with daily Mass. She was a quiet, grace-filled woman, who loved gardening, traveling, sewing, exercise, reading, baking, family, neighbors and friends. She was well loved and will be missed.

She is survived by her husband, Michael, seven children, Virginia, Mary Kay (John) Brown, Patrick (Ida), Margaret (Dean) Courser, Colleen, Rosemary (Mark) Belcolore, Timothy (Carol). Eight grandchildren, Ryan (Brittany) Brown, Kelly (Kurt) Grassman, Patrick (McKenzy) Brown, Sean Courser, Nicole Belcolore, Carly Courser, Dana Belcolore, Michael McCarthy. Four great grandchildren, Tucker Grassman, Hudson Brown, Zander Grassman and Graham Brown. Brothers and sisters, Patricia Jandel, Robert (Anne) Reedy, Jean Gerhard, Joseph (Donna) Reedy and Rosemary (Russ) Anderson. In laws, Patricia (Tom) Flynn, Joanne Lindsey, Mary Frances McCarthy and Betty Reedy. Special friend Nola (Bill) Thieme. Betty is survived by more than fifty nieces and nephews. Many of whom will dearly miss her wonderful baking.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John W. and Mary C. Reedy, Brothers and sisters, William and Louise Reedy, Wally Jandel, Jack Reedy, Bill Gerhard, Carol Reedy, and in laws John D. and Mary C. McCarthy, Dick Lindsey.

A Memorial Mass will be held Thursday, October 4th, 2012, 10:00 a.m. at St. Pius X Church, 1025 E. Madison (corner of Madison & Westmore), Lombard, IL. For additional information 630-832-4161.



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