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Lily I. (Graham) McGarry

SALISBURY — Lily I. (Graham) McGarry passed away on May 23, 2011, at Sharon Health Care Center. She was the widow of James L. McGarry.

Lily was born in Glasgow, Scotland on April 22, 1916. She immigrated with her husband and children to Nova Scotia in 1948.

Two years later they moved to Lakeville and fell in love with the area. She lived in Lakeville most of her life. She was a lifetime member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by her daughters, Lily and her husband, Charles Utz, and Patricia, all of whom reside in Palos Hills, Ill.; her daughter-in-law, Jane of Salisbury; eight grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her son James McGarry; and her son-in-law, Ronald Rochowicz.

She will be greatly missed by her family and those whose lives she touched. She will be remembered for her positive attitude, smiles and entertaining stories.

The family would like to acknowledge and thank the staff of the Sharon Health Care Center for their loving care over the years.

Memorial services were held May 26.

Arrangements are under the care of the Newkirk-Palmer Funeral Home in North Canaan.