Obituary for Ellsworth Alan McCarthy

Ellsworth Alan McCarthy

Birth Date: Mar. 7th, 1939
Date Passed: Nov. 23rd, 2012


Ellsworth Alan McCarthy age 73, of Twin Lake, Mi died Friday, November 23, 2012 at Mercy General Health Partners-Mercy campus surrounded by his loving family. Al was born on March 7, 1939 in Copemish, Michigan to the late Ellsworth J. Vivian (Read) McCarthy. He married Linda Mae (Hayward) McCarthy on September 4, 1965 in Muskegon, MI. and enjoyed a lifetime of companionship. He was an avid hunter, golfer, fisherman and enjoyed these activities with his family. Al is survived by his wife of 47 Years: Linda M. McCarthy of Muskegon. 1 Son: Ron McCarthy and Sue Cooper of Muskegon. 1 Daughter: Sandra Wood of Muskegon. 4 Grandchildren: Amanda, Jessa, Michael and Kirsten. 3 Great Grandchildren: Draven, Dakota and Braiden. 1 Sister: Judy McCarthy of San Francisco, CA. Several nieces and nephews also survive. He was preceded in death in addition to his parents by: 1 Sister Linda Marie McCarthy and 1 Brother: Donovan (Donnie) McCarthy. A celebration of Life service will be conducted in the spring. Memorials may be directed to the Hospice of the donor’s choice. Go to: to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511