Passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family after a long and courageous battle with cancer, at his residence, on Sunday, May 24, 2020, Andrew J. 'Andy' McCarthy of Riverhead, Hr. Grace, age 61 years. Predeceased by parents: James and Mary; brother: Edward; brother-in-law: Clarence Lynch. Leaving to mourn, two sisters: Marie Arnold, Ottawa, ON and Rose Lynch, Bishop’s Cove; two brothers: Dennis (Ann), Hr. Grace and George (Melvina), Riverhead, Hr. Grace; sister-in-law: Alice McCarthy, Riverhead, Hr. Grace; special nephew and Guardian Angel: James; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Special thank you to Marg and Paul McCarthy who played a special part in Andy’s life; also to his homecare workers, especially Ashley and Rebecca. Cremation has taken place. A funeral mass to celebrate Andy’s life will take place on Thursday, July 21, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Internment to be held in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Roman Catholic Cemetery Fund, PO Box 299, Harbour Grace, NL, A0A 2M0.