Pat Carey

Aug 30, 2014

Husband, Father, Grandfather

CLYDE — Patrick Edward Carey, 83, passed away Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at The Homestead.

A native of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late William and Valdessa Kissel Carey. Pat was employed by the railroad as an engineer. He loved the Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Red Skins.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, JoAnne McGrain Carey; three daughters, Sue Hess and husband, Richard, of Syracuse, New York, Bonnie Lewis and husband, Ron, of Elmira, New York, and Halle Carey, of Clyde; five sons, Ron Carey, of Ovieda, Florida, William Carey, of Canton, Pat Carey and wife, Trish, Scott Carey, and Tim Carey and wife, Lorraine, all of Clyde; a sister, Shelley Benjamin, of Boca Raton, Florida; a brother, Peter Carey, of Bethel; 12 grandchildren; and his dog, Bear.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An online memorial register is available at