MCCARTHY, Rachel Alexandra


Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loved ones on Friday, June 4, 2021.

Rachel is survived by her longtime partner, Chad Dunbar, Antigonish; her mother, Joan McCarthy, Lunenburg; sisters, Victoria Watkins, Maine and Gay McCarthy, Dartmouth; her half-brother, Jamie McCarthy, Whitehouse and half-sister, Sarah McCarthy, Halifax; step-mother, Lorna McCarthy, Pinevale; parents-in-law, Millie and Paul Dunbar, Antigonish; brothers- in-law, Ryan and Josh Dunbar and her beloved nieces and nephews, Ainsley, Nathaniel, Jack, Amelia, Sophie and her many loving friends.

Predeceased by her father, John McCarthy and grandparents, Ainsley and Mary Fralick and Edmund and Louise McCarthy.

From the day Rachel was born she was a beautiful, intelligent, independent person. Rachel was an amazing entrepreneur. She made everything she touched beautiful while providing fashion tips along the way. She was carefree, fun, and lived every day to the fullest inspiring all of us to try and do the same. Forever in our hearts, you will be greatly missed Rachie.

Rachel will be interred at Park Cemetery, Mahone Bay. In lieu of flowers we ask that you please donate to the Canadian Pancreatic Cancer Fund at

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Mahone Funeral Home, PO Box 200, 32 Parish St., Mahone Bay, NS B0J 2E0 (Tel: 902-624-8241). Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting:

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