June 9, 1911 ~ December 17, 2013
Marian K. (McCarthy) Enright, 102, of Walnut Creek, Calif., died on December 17, 2013.
She was born in Watkins, Minn., on June 9, 1911, to Michael J. and Anna (Baden) McCarthy.
Marian graduated from St. Cloud Teachers College (B.E. Math, 1936), and USC (B.S. Library Science, 1942). Marian worked as a teacher in Eden Valley and Litchfield and as a librarian for the Navy and V.A. in Calif. (1945-1960), and V.A. in Minneapolis (1960-1972), retiring in 1972. She lived with husband, Joe, in Calif. and St. Paul, Minn., until Joe passed away in August, 1999. She moved back to Calif. in 1999 to live closer to sons Tom and Jim and families.
She was preceded in death (1999) by husband, Joseph W. Enright of Eden Valley, parents and sister, Mildred (Ryer), and brothers, Eugene and Austin McCarthy. She is survived by sons, James (Marcia) of Seattle, Wash., and Thomas (Gail) of San Francisco, Calif.; four grandchildren, Marie, Julie (Furlan), Brian and Melissa, and two great-grandsons, Oliver and Charles (Furlan).
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Watkins, Minn. Visitation one hour prior to services, with Rosary at 9:30 a.m. at the church. Interment will follow at St. Anthony Cemetery, Watkins, Minn. Reception to follow at Parish Center, Watkins, Minn.