Archive for Thursday, January 10, 2002

Clifford W. Carey


January 10, 2002

Services for Clifford W. Carey, 90, Ottawa, were Tuesday, Jan. 8, at Dengel & Son Mortuary, Ottawa. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Pomona.

Mr. Carey died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2002, at Ransom Memorial Hospital, Ottawa.

He was born July 29, 1911, in Burlingame, the son of Albert P. and Constance Josephine (Burton) Carey. He was a lifelong Ottawa resident.

Mr. Carey was a machinist at Hercules Sunflower Ammunition Plant, DeSoto, for 20 years, before he retired in 1975. He was previously a machinist at Baldwin Ward, Warner's Steel and Ottawa Steel, all of Ottawa, and Beech and Boeing, Wichita.

He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Ottawa, and International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Kansas City, Mo.

He married Lois Brubaker on Dec. 2, 1936, in Garnett. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Marlene Ferguson, Ottawa; two sons, Lawrence, Moberly, Mo., and Richard, Osage City; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Trinity United Methodist Church, sent in care of the mortuary, 235 S. Hickory St., Ottawa 66067.

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