A Mass of Christian burial was held Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at St. Mary's Church for William S. Carey, who passed away Sept. 4, 2018, after a procession from M.B. Clark Funeral Home. The procession was accompanied by motorcycles of the Combat Engineer Brigade. Fr. Clyde A. Lewis officiated Mass, while music was provided by Buffy Little. Pallbearers were all grandsons: Robert Carey, William Carey, Jarait Carey, Mike Fay, Joey Desautels, Mark Lawrence, and Jimmy Carey. Honorary pallbearers included Tim Fay, Sean Fay, Travis Carey, Daniel Carey Jr., and Casey Forey. The pall was placed by daughters Pat Carey and Kate Desautels, and son Dan Carey placed the crucifix. Granddaughters Janette Metcalfe and Melissa Forey provided readings, and granddaughter Shannon Rabideau said a eulogy. Gifts were brought to the Altar by granddaughters Margie Bassford and Meg Welch. Interment was held Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, in St. Mary's Cemetery on Church Street, with full military honors. Bill's obituary can be found online at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com.
Published on September 14, 2018