Helen V. McCarty, 84

July 29, 2010
  • Helen V. McCarty

OCT. 5, 1925-JULY 28, 2010

HANCOCK - Helen V. McCarty, 84, of Rice Road, died Wednesday, July 28, 2010, at Fulton County Medical Center Extended Care in McConnellsburg, Pa.

Born Oct. 5, 1925, in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Ira and Flossie Crouse Henry and the widow of Robert E. McCarty Sr., who died in 1994.

She was retired from Londontown Manufacturing, formerly in Hancock, Md., and had previously been employed by Rosen's Department Store and Sheetz in Hancock.

She was a member of the Red Hat Society.

She was a member of Hancock United Methodist Church.

She is survived by one son, Robert E. "Bob" McCarty Jr. of Hancock; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, James P. McCarty, who died in 1993.


A service will be Friday, July 30, at 11 a.m. at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. The Revs. Roger Truax, Edward Guyer and Dick Bernhard will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park in Hagerstown, Md.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. For the convenience of family and friends, the funeral home will be open from 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fulton County Medical Center, Long Term Care, 214 Peach Orchard Road, McConnellsburg, PA 17233.

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