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Daniel F. McCarty

Daniel F. McCarty Daniel F. McCarty

Daniel Franklin McCarty, age 61, Depauw, Ind., passed away on Monday, Dec. 27, 2021, surrounded by his loving family at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon, Ind.

Dan was born on March 7, 1960, in New Albany, Ind., to James and Margie Gresham McCarty. He married Rose Marie Jones McCarty on April 7, 1978, and have enjoyed 43 wonderful years together.

Dan worked as a machinist for several years and later graduated with a degree in nursing from Ivy Tech. He went on to use his R.N. license to work for Hosparus Health in Louisville, Ky. Dan spent several years of his work career at Harrison County Hospital, where he was known and loved by all of his co-workers. He is a member of Blue River Baptist Church in Depauw. Dan loved caring for his dogs, camping, music and spending time with his family, especially his grandkids, but nothing brought him more joy than the time he spent with his loving wife, Rose.

He is preceded in death by his father.

Dan is survived by his wife; two daughters, Cassandra Gustin (Josh) and Jessica Ward (Jimmy); two sons, Jeffrey McCarty (Michele) and Eric McCarty (Samantha); 12 grandchildren; one sister, Janet Duley (Eric); three brothers, Jimmy Darrell McCarty (Mary), Mike McCarty (Jackie) and Tommy McCarty (Sue); and several nieces and nephews, as well as three faithful companions, Coco, Vana and Perky.

Funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, at Blue River Baptist Church located at 13520 North Road NW, Depauw, IN 47115.

Visitation will be held at Blue River Baptist Church on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021, from 2 to 8 p.m. and again on Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, from 11 a.m. until time of service.

Love Funeral Home in Palmyra is handling the arrangements.