Mike Carey

Mike Carey

Death 20 Aug 1971 (aged 50)
Burial Yonkers, Wagoner County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 15177018 · View Source
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~~~My Grand Uncle~~~

Mike Carey was the second child of Dick and Nancy (Fisher) Carey, Cherokee Nation citizens who were both listed on the Final Dawes Roll. While a teenager, Mike's father was killed by a hit and run driver and Mike, along with his brother, Aaron, helped their mother support the family of 9 children.

Mike served with the US Army during WWII. He died from complications that came on after surgery a few months after his 50th birthday. He is buried in the Fisher Cemetery between his brothers, Reed and Donald Ray.

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  • Created by: PollysGranddaughter
  • Added: 7 Aug 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15177018
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mike Carey (10 May 1921–20 Aug 1971), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15177018, citing Fisher Cemetery, Yonkers, Wagoner County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by PollysGranddaughter (contributor 46830802) .