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With her loving daughter and son and caregivers Dorothy and John by her side, Marian C. McCarthy, 93, of Virginia Beach, Va., left to be with her merciful Lord on Aug. 4, 2016.

Through her life she most cherished her Catholic faith and her family, especially her grandchildren. A kind and generous person she helped many people and was loved in return. She always saw the best in people and was rewarded with an abundance of years.

A member of the Greatest Generation, she survived the Great Depression and WW II, suffering tremendous loss with grace and dignity.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, George and Marybeth, Dorothy and John, Bill and Rose; and her beloved grandchildren, Kaitlin, Jack, Sean, Tasia and Trey.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, Aug. 8, 2016 at H. D. Oliver Funeral Apartments, 2002 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach, Va.