ALBANY – Margaret E. “Miggie” McCarg, 91, of Albany, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at St. Peter’s Nursing Home in Albany. Miggie was born in Albany, one of eleven children of the late Bartolomeo Padula and Leonarda Matera Padula. She lived in Albany all her life, and was employed by Dun & Bradstreet, Head Start, and Hackett Middle School. Miggie was a communicant of All Saints Catholic Church and the former St. Margaret Mary’s Church, where she was a member of the senior citizens group. She was also very active in parent teacher associations through the years, she loved to cook, and was a tremendous fan of the New York Yankees and New York Giants.
Miggie was predeceased by her husband of sixty seven years, George K. McCarg, Sr., and by her sons Clifford McCarg and George K. McCarg, Jr. She is survived by her daughters Marie McCarg and Karen Gebhardt (Mark); her grandchildren Angela McCarg, Alex Gebhardt, and Kerry Bloodsaw (Gabby); her great grandchildren Nierah, Tearri, Terrance and Gabriel; and by many nieces, nephews, and friends. She was also predeceased by her brothers, Charles, Rocco, and Leonard Padula; and her sisters Bessie Pezzula, Antoinette Hein, Angie Smith, Anna Lawler, Lena Pioggia, Josephine Maio, and Mary Alden.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in All Saints Catholic Church, 16 Homestead St., Albany (behind CVS) Wednesday morning at 9:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the church Wednesday morning prior to the mass from 8:00 a.m. until 8:45 a.m. Interment will follow the mass in Our Lady of Angels Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to All Saints Catholic Church, 12 Rosemont St., Albany, NY 12203. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hans Funeral Home, Albany. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com .