Lawrence F. McCarthy, 74, of Keansburg, passed away on Wednesday, February 3rd, at Bayshore Medical Center, Holmdel. He was born and raised in Newark, prior to moving to Keansburg 47 years ago. Lawrence was a truck driver for Semcor in Keyport. He loved wood working, making clocks, cowboy movies and working on cars. Lawrence was pre deceased by his wife, Barbara McCarthy in 2001; He is survived by his son and daughter in-law, Paul and Silke McCarthy of Keansburg; his brother Arthur McCarthy of Florida and many nieces and nephews. Arrangements were under the direction of the Jacqueline M. Ryan Home for Funerals 233 Carr Ave. Keansburg. Cremation will be private. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.