Daniel Kevin McCarthy
Born August 15th, 1956. Dan was the middle child of 6 boys and 1 girl. He grew up in an Irish – Catholic family in Edina Minnesota, enjoying the outdoors and lots of neighborhood friends. He had his first mini bike at an early age and developed a lifelong love of cars, trucks, motorcycles and all things that go.
He studied at the University of Minnesota where he attained a Master degree in sociology which led him to a career with the Federal Bureau of Prisons. While following his career he moved around the country living on both coasts and places in between.
After retiring he moved to Lake Havasu Arizona with his canine pal Badger. During his retirement, Dan and Badger spent their time visiting the southwestern USA documenting and taking amazing pictures along the way. He was an avid gardener, explorer and enjoyed working in his yard.
He is predeceased by his parents Frank and Joan (Duffy) McCarthy and is survived by his six siblings. Frank (Virginia), Dave (Rebecca), Jerry, Tim (Monica), Pete (Julie) and Molly. Also survived by Nieces and Nephews; Bridget, Andy, Maggie, Brian, Kelli, Tom, Katie, and Libbi. He leaves many good friends and relatives behind.
A celebration of Dan’s life and times will be held at the Hilltop Restaurant 5101 Arcadia Avenue in Edina
May 20, 2018, 3 - 5 PM
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 612 861 6088