EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

April 29, 2013

Brian J. McCarthy, 52

Sandown, N.H. — Brian Joseph McCarthy, 52, of Sandown and formerly of Haverhill passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.

He was born in Haverhill on January 27, 1961, son of Patricia A. (Germain) McCarthy of Haverhill and the late George McCarthy, Jr.

Brian was a graduate of Haverhill High School, Merrimack College and received his master’s degree from Boston University.

He enjoyed reading, sailing and playing tennis at Cedardale.

In addition to his mother, Brian is survived by his sister Andrea E. and her husband, Steven Berlin, of Old Orchard Beach, Maine, his two nieces, Chelsey and Sarah Berlin, and his two nephews Michael and David Berlin.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his funeral on Tuesday, April 30 at 9 a.m. from the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home 106 Summer St., Haverhill, followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m., at St. James Church, Winter Street, Haverhill. Interment will be private. Calling hours at the Funeral Home will be Monday from 4 to 6 p.m. Contributions in his memory may be made to the NHSPCA, 104 Portsmouth Ave. Stratham, NH, 03885. Condolences to his family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.