Isabelle McCarthy

Obituary of Isabelle McCarthy

McCARTHY, Isabelle Jean (nee Asquith)

Passed away at St. Michael�s Hospital, Toronto on February 5, 2005 in her 90th year. Daughter of the late Emmeline and Hebert Asquith. She is survived by her husband, Dr. John R. McCarthy, her daughter, Judith Ann Manson, and grandsons, Scott M. Manson and John J. Manson. She is also survived by her sister Phyllis Pattyson and her brother, Douglas Asquith and his wife, Alda. Predeceased by her sister Margarite LeCocq. Isabelle was born and raised in Fort William. She attended Fort William Collegiate Institute and the North Bay Normal School. She began her teaching career in the Hurkett area and then joined the staff of the Fort William Public School Board. She taught in the Health Park and Ogden Public Schools. Isabelle was a former member of St. Andrew�s Presbyterian Church in Fort William and a member of its choir. She was also a member of Leaside Presbyterian Church in Toronto. The funeral service will be held at the HUMPHREY FUNERAL HOME -A.W.MILES CHAPEL, 1403 Bayview Avenue (south of Eglinton Avenue East) on Wednesday, February 9th at 3 o�clock. Interment will take place in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, with a reception to follow. Thank you to the wonderful, caring staff of Belmont House who participated so helpfully in Isabelle�s life for the past four and a half years.