William L. Carey Sr. ,81, of Cooperstown, PA. ,passed away at 2:15 A.M. Monday March 15, 2021 at his home after an extended illness.
Born July 28, 1939 in Franklin, PA., he was the son of the late Vance & Clara Sweetapple Carey.
He graduated from Rocky Grove High School.
William was a Veteran of the United States Army .
He was self employed as a roofing contractor for many years.
Bill was married on June 27, 1981 to the former Joyce A. Griffin and she survives.
He enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Mr. Carey drove for Lepley's Bus Service in his spare time.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children
William Carey Jr. of Franklin
Annette Bloom of Titusville
Rod Urey & his wife Sarah of Cooperstown
and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He is also survived by one sister
Anna Miller of Franklin
Mr. Carey was preceded in death by a son Edward Carey and two brothers J. and Donald and a sister June.
There will be no viewing or visitation.
Services will take place at the convenience of the family.
Memorials may be made to the PPC Domestic Violence Free Network at 716 East Second St. Oil City, PA. 16301
The Reinsel Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.
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