Mildred Carey, age 98, of Cold Spring, died peacefully April 9, 2011, at Dutchess Rehabilitation and Home Care Center in Pawling.
Mildred was born in Patterson, on August 30, 1912, to John and Anna (Morey) Harrison. She was an avid reader and enjoyed watching ‘The Price Is Right,’ ‘Wheel of Fortune,’ and ‘Days of Our Lives,’ Mildred is survived by her loving four children: Charlotte Dingee of Pawling; Mortimer Carey, Jr. and his wife Sue of Wingdale; Priscilla O’Dell of Wingdale; and Harold Carey and his wife Peggy of Dover Plains. She is also survived by her cherished nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Mortimer Carey, Sr., in 1973 and a sister, Alice J. Smith, in 1997.
A Graveside service will be celebrated on Wednesday April 13, 2011 11am at the Maple Ave. Cemetery in Patterson. Family may receive friends between the hours of 2 and 4pm and 7 and 9pm on Tuesday April 12, at The Dwyer Funeral Home 23 South St. in Patterson, NY 12563 845- 878-3161.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mildred Carey’s name can be made to: Philipstown Volunteer Ambulance Corps, 14 Cedar St, Nelsonville, NY 10516. She will be greatly missed.