CLIFTON PARK - Marcella Marie McCarthy, 76, formerly of Mechanicville, passed away on August 5, 2022 after a brief illness. Marcie was born on September 27, 1945 in Troy, NY. She attended St. Pauls Parochial School in Mechanicville and was a graduate of Catholic Central High School in Troy in 1965. Marcie went onto earn her LPN Nursing Degree at the Bennington Vermont Nursing Hospital and continued on at The College of St. Rose in Albany to earn her RN Nursing Degree. Marcie worked at Leonard Hospital, as an emergency room nurse for many years. She also was the Assistant Director of Nursing for the Albany County Nursing Home for over 30 years. Marcie was a woman of faith. She loved to read, was very interested in genealogy and was an avid QVC shopper. She was predeceased by her parents, Daniel and Evelyn (Longton) McCarthy and by her companion of 30 years Roger Bechard.
Survivors include her brother Daniel (Deborah) McCarthy, a nephew Joshua (Kelsey) McCarthy and a great niece Evelyn “Petunia” McCarthy. A special thanks to Joyce Fusco for your friendship shown to Marcie and for everything you have done for her through the years. As per her wishes, there will be no public viewing hours and burial will take place at St Pauls Cemetery on Monday August 8,2022 at 11:00 am.
Remembrances may be made to Saratoga County Animal Shelter, 6010 County Farm Rd, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 or Smile Train.org, 633 Third Ave, 9th floor, New York, New York, 10017