Corinne "Cory" (Gaito) McCarthy

August 20, 1931 ~ June 15, 2019 (age 87)


Corinne (“Cory”) McCarthy (Gaito) passed away June 15, 2019 at the Hospice Care Center Columbia, Maryland in the loving arms of her children.

Born in Bridgeport, CT to the late Edward and Esther (Scanzillo) Gaito. She is predeceased by her son Mark McCarthy, her sister June Montmeny (Gaito), her brother Edward Gaito and her late former husband John (“Bud”) McCarthy Jr. 

Corinne is survived by her brother Dr. Raymond Gaito Sr., his wife Shirley and their children, her sister-in-law Louise Gaito and her children. She also leaves her former spouse and dear friend Edward Moran, who was a constant source of strength during her lifetime, especially in her later years.

Corinne leaves her surviving children, Bruce W. Solomon and partner Kurt Fisher, her son Bart McCarthy, her daughter Christina and son-in-law John Cantalini of Wilbraham and Victoria McCarthy Baillie, of Ellicott City, MD. Her grandchildren Brandon and Meagan McCarthy, Marty and Grace Cantalini and Zachary Baillie, as well as many friends and family members.

Family and Friends will gather on Friday June 28 for a period of visitation for Corinne from 4-7 p.m. at Hafey Funeral Home, 494 Belmont Ave. Springfield, MA 01108.

Corinne’s funeral will be held on Saturday, June 29, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Holy Name Church, 323 Dickinson St Springfield, MA 01108.  Committal prayers and burial will follow immediately after the Mass at St. Michaels’s Cemetery in Springfield. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Gilchrist Center, Howard County, care of development, 5537 Twin Knolls Rd., Suite 434, Columbia, MD 21045. For additional details visit:

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June 28, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hafey Springfield Chapels
494 Belmont Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108

Gathering of Family and Friends
June 29, 2019

9:00 AM
Hafey Funeral Service
494 Belmont Ave.
Springfield, MA 01108

Mass of Christian Burial
June 29, 2019

11:00 AM
Holy Name Church
323 Dickinson Street
Springfield, MA 01108

Committal Ceremony
June 29, 2019

12:00 PM
St. Michael's Cemetery
1601 State Street
Springfield, MA 01109

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