Catherine McCartin

Obituary of Catherine "Kathleen" McCartin

Kathleen McCartin (nee McGoohan) of Dowling Gardens, Sparkill, NY passed away Friday, February 19th at her home surrounded by her family.She was 93 years old. Kathleen was predeceased by her husband, Philip McCartin.

Kathleen was born on September 3, 1927 in Ballinamore, County Leitrim, Ireland to Hugh and Sarah McGoohan.

She immigrated to the United States in 1950, settling first in Manhattan and later moving to the Bronx and to Nanuet in 1969.

Kathleen was a hairdresser who owned her own business in Nanuet for many years. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and will be dearly missed by her large family.

She is survived by her children; Christine Carmody (Joseph-deceased), Joan McSweeny (Joseph), Philip McCartin (Cathy) and Kathie Ur (Ron), 10 grandchildren and 5 great- grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews here and in Ireland, England and Australia.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at a later date followed by a burial at St.Anthony’s Cemetery in Nanuet.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

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