Carol Ann Gauthier McHugh was born on April 22nd, 1928. She was raised in East Rochester, and graduated from East Rochester High School in 1945.
After graduation from high school, she worked at various local Rochester companies including Lawyers Co-op, St. Mary's Hospital, Scrantom's gift store and various local dry cleaning establishments.
On September 5th, 1953, Carol married Bill McHugh. She and Bill lived in the city and had four beautiful children. In 1971 the family moved to Irondequoit, New York.
Carol was a devoted wife and mother. She was sweet, kind and extremely positive about everything. The name Carol actually means "SONG OF JOY", and Carol truly was a joy to everyone she met.
Carol is predeceased by her husband of 48 years, Bill McHugh, and her youngest son, Jeff McHugh. She is survived by her sons Tim (Liz), Jerry (Deb) and daughter Kathy. She is also survived by her five grandchildren, Ryan, Justin (Lindsay), Colin, Alex (Nicole) and Cailin.
The McHugh family wishes to thank everyone at St. Ann's nursing home, especially the staff on the 7th floor. If you wish, please consider a donation to the St. Ann's Foundation in memory of Carol.
Her family will receive friends Thursday, November 18, 4:00 - 7:00pm at the funeral home (570 Kings Highway So.). Friends are invited to join the family Friday, November 19, 10:00 am at St. Kateri At Christ The King Church for her Funeral Mass. Interment White Haven Memorial Park. Memorials may be directed to St. Ann's Foundation, 1500 Portland Avenue, Rochester, NY 14621.