Michael Rene Carey, 65, of Jamaica Plain, MA, passed away on October 1, 2023 at the West Roxbury VA Medical Center. Born in Manchester, NH on August 27, 1958, he was a son of the late Robert and Lorraine (Chaput) Carey.
Michael was raised in New Hampshire. He joined the military right out of high school, and enlisted three times, serving in both the United States Army and United States Navy. He was proud to defend his country and was a hero who received many accolades, including a Purple Heart. He was an avid fisherman and also enjoyed remote control speedboats.
Michael is survived by his son, Steven Carey and his wife Brenda; his daughter, Alieshia Carey of Michigan; his sisters, Kathleen Kozlowski, Charlene Carey and Lisa Woo and her husband Kenneth; his grandchildren, Avery and Theda Carey; as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. In addition to his parents, Michael was predeceased by his siblings, Thomas Carey and Darlene Bernier.
A graveside service with military honors will be held at Mount Calvary Cemetery, 474 Goffstown Road, Manchester, NH, on Thursday, October 12th at 11:00AM. Family and friends are invited to attend.