Passed away At Centre Grey Health Services, Markdale, Saturday August 25, 2012. Stephen Gary McCarthy of Markdale, in his 75th year. Beloved husband of Josephine “Jo” (nee Tighe). Dear father of Debbie Janzen (Harry) of Markdale, Donna Ruttan (Wally) of Baden, Catherine Paulitzki (Ron) of St. Agatha, Kevin McCarthy (Kim) of Kitchener and Kelly McCarthy (Sandi) of Kitchener. Loving grandfather of Kassie, Ashley, Jackie, Kaitlyn, Leeza, Daniel, Josh, Chad, Mike and Evan. Brother of Sherald McCarthy (Delores) of Toronto and Paul McCarthy (Dorothy) of Hamilton, great-grandfather of Sierrah, Emilia and Dainnan. Brother-in-law of Catherine Tighe. Predeceased by his parents Douglas and Irene McCarthy and brother Doug. A private family service will take place, followed by cremation. If desired memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to May Funeral Home, 63 Main St. E., Markdale. Condolences at www.mayfh.ca.