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Duana M. McCarthy

Duana M. (Cornelius) McCarthy, 55, of Marathon, NY, passed away on Sunday, August 8, 2021, at the Cayuga Medical Center, Ithaca, NY.

Duana was born in Cortland, NY, on January 29, 1966, the daughter of the late Robert and Verlyn Shufelt Cornelius. She was a 1984 graduate of Cincinnatus Central School.

She is survived by her daughters, Paige Kinner of Homer and Bailey McCarthy of Marathon. She also leaves behind her grandchildren, Brayden and Graysen Holcomb of Marathon; sisters, Pat Pittsley of Cincinnatus and RaeAnn Cornelius of South Carolina; a brother, Jeff Cornelius of Cortland; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Timothy McCarthy, in 2014.

A Celebration of Duana’s Life will be held at a later date and time to be determined. Expressions of sympathy in memory of Duana may be made to a charity of one’s choice.


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Jeff Gates Aug 26 2021 5:37 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Duana McCarthy

Cheryl Lee Aug 14 2021 7:04 AM

Worked with Duana at FUN. RIP my friend.

Nancy Will Aug 13 2021 11:42 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Duana McCarthy

Melinda Byron Aug 12 2021 3:29 PM

I was blessed to have such a friend, may you rest in peace Duana.

Tom Barreiro Aug 12 2021 2:30 PM

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