John McCarthy, 80,
life long resident of Porter, IN, peacefully passed away on October 4, 2020.
He was born on
November 19, 1939. John served in the US Army and was retired from Inland
Steel. He enjoyed golfing, traveling, casinos and tending his garden.
John is proceeded
in death by his parents, Dennis and Myrtle McCarthy, four brothers (Skip,
Thomas, Donald and Daniel), two sisters (Carol and Cecilia) and one son.
He is survived by
his wife of 59 years, Shirley, and his two sons Jeffrey (Bea) McCarthy and
Jacup (Susan) McCarthy, two grandchildren Jeremiah and Brittany McCarthy and
his brother Warren (Carol) McCarthy, and several nieces and nephews.
John was a loving
husband, father, and grandfather and will be deeply missed.
No services will be
held at this time. A private luncheon will be held for immediate family and
friends at Riley’s Rail House in Chesterton on Friday, October 9, from 12
In lieu of flowers,
please make donations to the American Diabetes Association.
may be made to the family at www.ee-fh.com