In Memory of




Obituary for William Leo McCarthy

William Leo McCarthy February 8, 1948 - February 13, 2022.

With no more pain and suffering he will dance to Wipeout on the clouds. There is sure to be a celebration in heaven tonight as William L. McCarthy aged 74 years is welcomed into the loving arms of his parents Ronald & Violet McCarthy, sister Emmie & brother-in-law Cyril Butler. Greeting him at the rainbow bridge with slobbery kisses, looking for treats, his loyal companion Sultan to join him in his eternal rest.

Leaving with a lifetime of special memories his Sister: Doris Bartlett; Nieces & Nephews: Cathy (Dan) Stokes, Donna Reid (Joe Crane), Ron (Pauline) Bartlett, William (Buck) (Marg) Bartlett, Alicia (Dan) Kelly, Doris Bartlett Jr.; his adopted fur boy (Hunter), Cecilia Butler (Jaye Van Wheelie) &Violet (Andy) Savoury
His compassionate Angels: Angela (Sheldon) (fur girl Gracie) Squibb, Roxanne Snow, Kelly Mercer, John Mercer & Amanda Winters
Lifelong friend: Richard Purcell & Kids
And a large circle of close family, friends and special caring neighbours.

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, POWELL DRIVE, CARBONEAR on Tuesday: 10:30 A.M. - 12 noon, 2-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M. & Wednesday: 10:30 A.M. – 12 noon.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his loving memory to the SPCA or an animal shelter of your choice.

The Funeral Mass will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 from St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Riverhead, Hr. Grace with interment to follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Hr. Grace. This will be by invitation only.

Proof of vaccination and government issued identification will be required for visitation and the funeral service.

For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Carbonear: 596-1212.

During these exceptionally difficult times, we at Slade's Funeral Home are exercising ways to ensure public safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our trusted staff will be following regulations in conjunction with the Government of Newfoundland & Labrador in co-ordination with the Embalmers & Funeral Directors Board of Newfoundland & Labrador. For more details please visit the COVID-19 section of our website.

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.