JOSEPH RICHARD, 80
Waldo - Joseph Richard Carey, "Papa", age 80, of Waldo, Florida went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 15, 2013.
Joe was born in Malden, Massachusetts on June 20, 1933 to the late Joseph Vince Carey and Viola Flyer-Carey. Joe proudly served his country in the Korean War
and served as a member of the United States Navy
, Army, and finished his military service with the Air Force. He was a wonderful and loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Joe is preceded in death by his brothers, Bud and Fran Carey and his great-granddaughter, Levi Denise Tillman.
Joe is survived by his wife of 56 years, Juanita Carey of Waldo, FL; his sons, Richard (Cinthia) Carey and Charles (Debbie) Carey; his daughters, Karen Carey and Pat (Leroy) Tillman; his sisters, Agnes Webber, Doris Mahan, Claire Johnson, and Patricia Carey; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the care and direction of ARCHIE TANNER FUNERAL SERVICES, Starke, FL. 904-964-5757. To sign the family's guest book, please visit: