back-to-top

Obituaries

William Hilton
B: 1942-11-11
D: 2020-08-26
View Details
Hilton, William
Cyril Sarver
B: 1948-06-24
D: 2020-08-06
View Details
Sarver, Cyril
Mildred Malcom
B: 1923-09-06
D: 2020-08-04
View Details
Malcom, Mildred
Ima Johnson
B: 1934-09-01
D: 2020-08-04
View Details
Johnson, Ima
Patricia McQuinn
B: 1950-10-26
D: 2020-08-03
View Details
McQuinn, Patricia
Jeffrey Lugibill
B: 1960-11-30
D: 2020-08-03
View Details
Lugibill, Jeffrey
Ann Hunter
B: 1925-08-29
D: 2020-08-01
View Details
Hunter, Ann
Frederick Foust
B: 1941-02-19
D: 2020-08-01
View Details
Foust, Frederick
Mary Wahlstrom
B: 1947-07-11
D: 2020-07-31
View Details
Wahlstrom, Mary
James Huntzinger
B: 1938-07-17
D: 2020-07-31
View Details
Huntzinger, James
Charles Stone
B: 1960-08-31
D: 2020-07-31
View Details
Stone, Charles
Dolores (Lorry) Miller
B: 1931-04-01
D: 2020-07-31
View Details
(Lorry) Miller, Dolores
Betty Everage
B: 1943-05-13
D: 2020-07-30
View Details
Everage, Betty
John Adams
B: 1955-11-15
D: 2020-07-30
View Details
Adams, John
Miriam DuBose
B: 1942-02-17
D: 2020-07-29
View Details
DuBose, Miriam
Russell Collins
B: 1930-12-01
D: 2020-07-29
View Details
Collins, Russell
Nancy Mahan
B: 1938-11-27
D: 2020-07-29
View Details
Mahan, Nancy
Alfred Day
B: 1946-07-03
D: 2020-07-29
View Details
Day, Alfred
John Cervice
B: 1944-12-11
D: 2020-07-29
View Details
Cervice, John
Louis Schiano
B: 1933-08-24
D: 2020-07-28
View Details
Schiano, Louis
Nicolyn Hayman
B: 1947-11-03
D: 2020-07-28
View Details
Hayman, Nicolyn

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
Daniel McCarthy
In Memory of
Daniel David
McCarthy Sr.
1940 - 2020
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Daniel David McCarthy Sr.

Daniel David  McCarthy Sr.
Daniel McCarthy Sr. was born on the south side of Chicago in 1940 as the 8th out of 9 children. He was close with his 4 brothers and 4 sisters until he moved away to college in Washington, DC. He married and had his first son in Illinois in 1969, and then relocated to Florida in 1971. He had a 2nd son in Miami in 1973.

He was an entrepreneur to his core, and was always trying to strike out on his own and build a lasting enterprise for his family and community. It was this dream that brought him to the Villages area in 2009 to start up the Village Airport Van. He loved taxi cabs, politics, and advertising - and he loved the cut and thrust of vigorous debate most of all. If you gave him a minute he would share with you his history, his expertise, and how things haven't changed in a hundred years.

He was forever the champion of the underdog, never backing down from anyone. In his years in South Florida, he sought justice for the little man and had taken down some Goliaths, and had city ordinances rewritten so the common man had a shot at taking over city contracts.

He always had an interest in travel and reading, and loved to sit down with his cup of coffee (black) and the New York Times crossword puzzle on Sundays. He delighted in making people laugh (or groan) with his bad jokes and puns, but his greatest joy were his 2 dogs and 5 grandsons.

He is survived by his two sons Daniel (50) and Bill (46) and his five grandsons Alex (16), Connor (14), Andrew (13), Samuel (12), and Ryan (9).

Visitation will be on Friday, January 17, 2020 from 1:00 – 7:00 pm at Beyers Funeral Home, 134 North Hwy 27/441. A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. at St. Timothy Catholic Church, Lady Lake, Florida. Also there will be a Celebration of Life starting after the mass at 121 W. Hermosa Street, Lady Lake, FL 32159.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Humane Society of Marion County where he adopted his last 2 dogs. Please mail your donation to: Marion County Florida, Animal Services, 601 SE 25th Avenue, Ocala, Florida 34471.

Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Lady Lake, FL.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Daniel David McCarthy Sr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers