Long retired from Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead where she worked as a ward clerk, Mrs. McGarvey volunteered with the Hospital Auxiliary and the Long Island Greenbelt Trail Conference.
Mrs. McGarvey was predeceased by her husband, Michael R. McGarvey Jr., and a son, James. She is survived by two sons, Michael R. McGarvey III and his wife Louise, and John McGarvey and his wife Eileen; her daughter, Elizabeth McArthur and her husband Jeffrey; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family received friends at the Follett & Werner Funeral Home in Westhampton Beach on Sunday and Monday, April 22 and 23. A prayer service was held Monday evening. A funeral Mass was held at the Church of the Immaculate Conception on Quiogue on Tuesday and interment followed at Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Cemetery in Southampton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to either Peconic Bay Medical Center, 1300 Roanoke Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901, or The Long Island Greenbelt Trail Conference, 102 New Mill Road, Smithtown, NY 11787.