Eleanor M. (Berlo) McCarthy

Eleanor M. (Berlo) McCarthy  of Hingham, formerly of Dorchester, passed away December 3, 2018. Beloved wife of the late John F. McCarthy, and loving mother of Michael A. McCarthy and his wife Maryellen of Hingham, Maureen A. Ghublikian and her husband Jack of Mashpee, John F. (Jack) McCarthy and his wife Catherine of Sudbury and the late Paul F. McCarthy; sister to the late Andrew Berlo, Paul Berlo and Kathleen Gorham; cherished grandmother of nine: Christine Chiulli, Jennifer Gavin, Michael and Brian McCarthy,  Anna, John and Jane Ghublikian, and Kate and Andrew McCarthy, and great grandmother of Nicholas, Colleen, Alyssa and Lauren Chiulli, Danny Martinez, Casey and Madison McCarthy, and Will, Jessica and Matthew Gavin.

Eleanor, a parishioner of St Gregory’s in Dorchester and graduate of Saint Gregory High School, was a longtime secretary to the Headmaster of the Boston Latin School. Eleanor loved to travel, and she especially loved her family trips to Ireland with her husband, Mac, and their lifelong friends, the Roche brothers, her 80th birthday celebration in Paris with son Paul and daughter Maureen, and an all-encompassing tour of Italy at 85. Her later years were enjoyed wintering in Ft Myers, Florida and visiting with her children, grandchildren and great grand children while in Massachusetts.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Gregory Church, 2223 Dorchester Ave., Dorchester, Saturday, December 8 at 10:00 A.M. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours on Friday, December 7 at the Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave, EAST MILTON, 4:00-8:00 P.M.Burial Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne, on Monday, December 10 at 10:45am.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Eleanor’s memory to Seasons Hospice Care, 597 Randolph Ave, Milton, MA 02186.