Charles Patrick McCarty, longtime member of Our Lady of the Mountain Church, died Sept. 5. He was 88.

Mr. McCarty was born May 4, 1924, in Portland. He was a graduate of the University of Portland and Santa Clara University. He served in the U.S. Army, Chemical Warfare Service during World War II from 1943-‘46. He married Rosemary in 1950 at the Madeleine in Portland. He was a long time employee of SRI International.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Teresa McCarty Quarman. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Rosemary; sons Thomas (Kim), James, Steven (Ellen), and Patrick (Colleen); five grandchildren; and one great granddaughter.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 15, at Our Lady of the Mountain Church in Ashland, with a reception following in the church hall. Memorial contributions can be made to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul at Our Lady of the Mountain Church.