Raymond Lee Carey

Raymond Lee Carey

Birth
Death 7 Nov 1935 (aged 36)
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Section E
Memorial ID 30927385 · View Source
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Raymond L. Carey, 36 years old, of 23 West Thirty-ninth street, a World War veteran, will be buried Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock with military services by Delaware Post, No. 1, American Legion, and a firing squad from Fort duPont. Interment will be in Riverview cemetery.

Mr. Carey, who died Thursday, was a member of the American Legion. The Drum and Bugle Corps of Delaware Post will sound taps at the grave and a salute will be fired by the Fort duPont firing squad. The Rev. Charles C. Harris, pastor of Eastlake M. E. Church, will conduct serivces at 3 o'clock at his home, and the Rev. James N. Grant, chaplain of Delaware Post, will officiate at the grave.

Mr. Carey is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mildred Carey; a son, Mervyn; a sister, Mrs. L. C. Berringer; his mother, Mrs. Nellie D. Carey, of this city, and a half-brother, William Thompson, of Atlantic City.

He had been employed by the Diamond State Telephone Company for the past 15 years.
(Wilmington Morning News, 9 November 1935 (Saturday), page 2)


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  • Created by: Tedd Cocker
  • Added: 27 Oct 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 30927385
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Raymond Lee Carey (25 Jul 1899–7 Nov 1935), Find a Grave Memorial no. 30927385, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Tedd Cocker (contributor 47025283) .