Donald R. McCarthy,
age 69 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on November 16, 2017.
He was born
November 2, 1948, in Chicago, IL, to Dennis James and Myrtle (Zimmerman)
Donald is survived
by his daughter, Angela Gomes of Windermere, FL; son, Richard Martinez; son
in law, Tino Gomes; grandchildren, Rachel and Nathan Gomes; brothers, John
McCarthy, Warren McCarthy; sister, Cecelia Pate; best friends, Missy and
Jeff; and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
He was preceded in
death by his parents; brothers, Danny and Dennis McCarthy; and sister, Carol
Donald was a
veteran of the Vietnam War. He retired as an inspector at U.S. Steel. After
retirement, Donald enjoyed his time playing golf, spending time with
Nanette, and riding his Harley Davidson. In the winters, Donald resided in
Florida with his daughter, son, son-in-law and grandchildren.
The family held an
A.M. Memorial Service and an evening Celebration of Life party in Donald’s
honor on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.
46304. Cremation services were provided by Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN.
to the family may be made at www.ee-fh.com