Charles E. Carey, Jr.

November 1, 1945 ~ March 13, 2021 (age 75)

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Carey, Charles E. Jr, in his 75th year, passed away peacefully at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital on Saturday, March 13th, 2021. He was the son of the late Charles E. Carey Sr. and Marguerite O. Sullivan. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years Patricia A. (Joyce) Carey of Milton, sons Charles E. Carey III and his wife Jennifer of Raynham, Timothy P. Carey and his wife Julie of Braintree, Michael P. Carey and his wife Lauren of Marshfield, his sister Ellen McMann of Milton. He was a grandfather to Dylan, Marisa, Julia, Myles, Hannah, Emily and Paige.

Born and raised in South Boston, he and his wife Patty raised their family in Milton where they resided for 47 years. After his 32 year career with the MBTA, he enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and friends, but above all else, he made sure that each of his 7 grandchildren always came first. He was a proud member of the Thursday Knights Racquetball League, past Grand Knight of the Milton Knights of Columbus, member of the Quincy Lodge of Elks, South Boston Yacht Club, President of the St. Agatha’s Couples Club, Former Boy Scout Leader, and highly involved with Milton Sports.

Visiting hours at the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home 326 Granite Ave., Milton, Friday March 19th, from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Agatha Church, Milton Saturday morning March 20th at 10:30. Burial Blue Hill Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network at  For complete obituary and guestbook see 

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 Service Program


March 19, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home
326 Granite Avenue
Milton, MA 02186

Funeral Mass
March 20, 2021

10:30 AM
St Agatha Church
432 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186

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