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Obituary for Hazel Matilda McCarthy (Tucker)

Passed away on Sunday, April 2, 2023 at Carbonear General Hospital surrounded by her loving family, Mrs. Hazel Matilda McCarthy (nee Tucker) of Upper Island Cove. Age 90 years.

She leaves to mourn her loving family:
Daughters: Cecilia, Christine (Brian), Patsy (Bruce) & Madeline
Son: Ralph
Grandchildren: Stephanie (George), Jennifer (Jeremy), Angie, Lindsey (James), Ashley (Sean) & Brandon
Great Grandchildren: Owen & Emma
Sisters: Marina & Christine
Brothers: Clarence (Rose) & Fred (Hazel)
Sisters-in-law: Elizabeth Hibbs, Alice (Ern) Purcell
Brother-in-law: Michael Conway

And a circle of family and friends

Predeceased by:
Husband: Ralph McCarthy
Parents: Llywelyn & Emily Tucker
Parents-in-law: Alice & Michael McCarthy
Son-in-law: George Bishop
Sisters: Louise Conway & Elizabeth Mercer
Brothers: William, Melvin (Margaret), Harold & Willie
Brother-in-law: Bill Parsons

The family would like to thank Dr. Butt, Dr. Howse and the staff of the 6th floor Palliative Care Unit at the Carbonear General Hospital for their compassionate care of Mom. Special thanks to her Home Care Worker, Brenda Perham.

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, Cranes Road, Upper Island Cove on Wednesday: 3-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M. In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Hazel M. McCarthy Memorial Fund. Email transfers can be sent to, password: hazelm.

The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2023 at 10:30 A.M. from Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove. Interment will follow at St. Anne’s R.C. Cemetery, Spaniard’s Bay.

Condolences may be written to the family at: , on the Memory Wall section of the obituary. For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove at 589-2250.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts, Spaniard’s Bay and surrounding areas.