Craig Carey

Craig Eugene Carey was born to Rosemary Sullivan Carey and James Carey on August 20, 1953. He lost his courageous battle with cancer on February 29, 2016 at Greene County Medical Center, at the age of 62.

Craig was a lifelong resident of Greene County, working for the City of Jefferson for 20 years, never missing a day of work. He enjoyed jazz music and baseball, cheering on his favorite teams, the Kansas City Royals and Chicago Cubs.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Rosemary; his maternal grandparents, Eugene and Pauline Sullivan of Jefferson; and his paternal grandparents, James and Bessie Carey of Wisconsin.

He is survived by his father, James (Karen) Carey of Adel, brothers, Kyle (Tiffany) Carey of Stuart and Trevis (Diane) Carey of Kansas City, Mo. and sister, Tahnee (George) Durin of Cedar Rapids.

Slininger-Schroeder Funeral Home assisted the family.

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