James R. Carney, 87, a lifelong resident of Deale, died February 14 in Sun City Center, FL. He served in the U.S. Navy
, retired as a Deale charter boat captain, and continued his love for the water operating the Deale WaterTaxi. He was a member of the VFW
, the Moose and the Elks Lodge
. He was preceded in death by his four brothers, Chester, Robert, William and Gene Carney. Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Judith; four daughters, Sandra (Jorge) Alves, Andrea (William) Schoonover, Cheryl Wilkinson, and Lori (John) Suomela; 11 grandchildren; and 18 great grandchildren. A memorial service with military honors will take place Sunday, February 23 at Sun City Center Funeral Home, FL and a waterside memorial service in Maryland is planned for summer.