BILLY D. CARRICO, 86, of Fort Wayne, passed away Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home. Born May 25, 1926 in Terre Haute, Ind., he was a World War II U.S. Navy Veteran. He retired in 1989 from Our Sunday Visitor. He was a member of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Wayne Club of Printing House Craftsmen, and Master Gardener's Association. Surviving are his wife, Bettie A. Carrico of Fort Wayne; daughters, Terrie Carrico and Laura Carrico, both of Fort Wayne; Mary (Bryce) Burnworth of Columbia City; Betsy (Ron) Spiegel, of North Webster; and son, Br. Mark Carrico, OFM, CAP, of Detroit, Mich.; grandchildren, Rachel (Miles) Malstaff, Joey (Kristen) Spiegel, Eric (Ashlee) Burnworth, Benjamin Burnworth, Vincent Burnworth, Amber Marley (David) Gavilanez and Carrie Marley; and great-grandchildren, Annabelle and Alana Malstaff, Liam Burnworth, Aidan and Averie Gavilanez; and 13 nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Earl Carrico and Francis Carrico; and two sisters, Mary McFall and Lola Feree. Mass of Christian Burial is 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 1122 S. Clinton St. with calling one hour prior. Visitation also from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Winchester Rd. Chapel, 6424 Winchester Rd. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Preferred memorials to , or Honor Flight N.E. Indiana.


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Klaehn, Fahl, Melton Funeral Home
6424 Winchester Road Fort Wayne, IN 46819
(260) 424-1525

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 17, 2013