Edward Carey

Carey, Edward
Edward A. Carey of Greenwich, CT died of complications from a stroke at the age of 90. Ed was Born April 24, 1923 to Edward and Mary Carey of New Rochelle, NY. He was a graduate of New Rochelle High School. Ed served in the U.S. Army with the 102nd Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron during WWII. Upon completion of his service, Ed attended the Pratt Institute of New York. He then began his career as an electronic designer for IBM where he was employed for 35 years. He was a member of St. Timothy's Chapel in Greenwich, CT and The Banksville Independent Fire Department. He enjoyed playing golf, watching the New York Yankees and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Ed is survived by his wife, Barbara Carey and their children Pamela Thompson (Bill) of Glen Burnie, MD; William Guy (Ginny) of New City, NY; Edward Carey (Donna) of Ballston Lake, NY and Kelli Piro (Charlie) of Cos Cob, CT, and his seven grandchildren; Will, Alexa, Katie, Chase, Kayla, Lucas and Grace. Many nieces and nephews also survive him. In addition to his parents, Ed was predeceased by his sisters Dorothy Carey, Jean Carey and his brother Walter Carey. A mass of Christian burial will take place on Saturday, May 18th at 10:00am at St. Timothy's Chapel, 1034 North Street, Greenwich, CT. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made in Ed's memory to The Banksville Independent Fire Department, 33 Bedford-Banksville Road, Bedford, NY 10506.


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Castiglione Funeral Home
544 Old Post Road #3 Greenwich, CT 06830
(203) 869-0894

Published in GreenwichTime from May 16 to May 17, 2013