Northborough – Elizabeth A. (McCarthy) Dagle, 85, died Monday Aug. 15, 2011, at UMass Memorial Healthcare (University Campus) Worcester after a short illness. She was the cherished wife of Raymond Dagle, who passed away in 2008.
She leaves behind her son, William J. Dagle and his wife Valerie of Northborough; two daughters, Susan Clougherty, wife of the late Kevin Clougherty of Clinton, and Betty Brown and her husband Francis of Roslindale; daughter-in-law, Patricia Dagle of North Grafton; seven grandchildren, Kerry Welcome, Mark, Meghan, Erin, Patrick, Brendan and Colleen Dagle; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Jack Dagle, who died in 2004; her sister, Shirley Govoni; and two brothers, Robert and Richard McCarthy.
Born and raised in Worcester, daughter of the late D. Francis and Catherine (Horton) McCarthy, she was a graduate of Commerce High School in 1944. She worked in the Northborough public school system for many years.
Calling hours will be held Thursday Aug. 18, from 5 to 8 p.m., in Hays Funeral Home, 56 Main St., Northborough. Her funeral Mass will be held Friday Aug.19, at 10 a.m., in St. Rose of Lima Church, 244 West Main St., Northborough.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Brennan Scholarship Fund, c/o Knights of Columbus, Adelphi Council #4181, 206 South Quinsigamond Ave., Shrewsbury, MA 01545.
For online condolences, please visit: www.haysfuneralhome.com.