One of first female bank officers in Massachusetts


NORTH READING —  Mary M.(McCarthy), Cooper passed away Aug. 14 at the age of 104.  She was formerly of Brooksby Village in Peabody and West Roxbury, where she was a communicant at St. Theresa Church.

Mary was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Connor McCarthy both of Canada. She was the wife of the late Aubrey Cooper. Mary was the sister of the late Helen McCarthy, Michael (Eddie) McCarthy, Jack McCarthy and Bill McCarthy. She was the loving aunt of Elaine Daszkiewicz and husband John of North Reading, Margaret McCarthy and her late husband Michael of Canton and the late Jean McCarthy and the great aunt of Christopher McCarthy, Kara Kieran and Michael Daszkiewicz.

Mary was one of the first female bank officers in Massachusetts and had a long career with Watertown Federal Savings Bank. She was a proud member of Zonta International for many years. At the request of the family all services were private.