Dr. McCarthy was born on September 20, 1940 and passed away on Friday, October 7, 2016.
Dr. McCarthy was a resident of Woodbridge, Connecticut at the time of her passing.
Received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Smith College graduating Magna Cum Laude First Group Scholar and earned her Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Pennsylvania.
A service celebrating Kathy's life will take place on Tuesday October 11 2016 at 11am in the BEECHER BENNETT FUNERAL HOME 2300 Whitney Ave Hamden. Calling hours will be held in the funeral home from 9am-11am.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Meriden Animal Shelter 311 Murdock Ave. Meriden CT 06450.