RENSSELAER - Carolyn L. McCarthy, 73, of Rensselaer, passed away Saturday, January 2, 2021, at Our Lady of Mercy.
Carolyn was born June 22, 1947, in Albany, New York, the daughter of the late LeRoy and Dorothy E. (McGowan) Johnson.
She was a Call Center Representative for NYS DMV for 52 years before retiring in 2011.
Predeceased by her husband Thomas McCarthy, sister Dorothy Zdunczyk, and a Nephew David Johnson.
Survivors include a daughter Kristina "Tina" (Joseph Schultz) McCarthy, and siblings James (Myra) Johnson, Gail (Sam) Parker, Lee (Donna) Johnson, Robert (Debbie) Johnson
devoted Nana of Katie Schultz, Proud Aunt of Jackie (Chris) Sousa, Megan and Jillian Sousa, Candise (Jamie) Durivage and Amanda and Jonathan Durivage, Russell, Mark(Janelle), Neala, Kristy (Justin) Riccio, Natalie,Charlie, Ruby, Sara (Jason) Guzman, Annabelle, Avery, and Aiden, Patricia Zdunczyk, Taylor (Steve) Hicks, Marleigh, Waylon Hicks, Jarrid Rogers, Cheryl (Don) Haeffle, Emily, Jesse Haeffle, Jenny, and Heidi Johnson, Julie (Aaron) Griggs and Steven Zdunczyk.
Friends and family are invited to her calling hours Friday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM on Friday at the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc., 165 Columbia Tpk in Rensselaer. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 PM Friday at the Funeral Home. Interment will be in Memory Gardens. Covid protocols will be followed and masks are mandatory. those who wish may attend via Zoom:: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87530384138.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Carolyn’s name to the Capital City Rescue Mission 259 South Pearl St Albany, NY.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home, Inc