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“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Suzanne, Dacre, Geneva & Stuart Hancock

“Mary Kevin and Ryan, my thoughts and prayers are with you all and I'm sending many loving hugs and prayers for you all. Steve will be missed by all. ...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Margaret Patriacca - Katy, TX

“Steve will be missed. Very sad to learn of his passing. He was a kind person, with a good sense of humor, and was always willing to lend a helping...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Helena Luongo - Medford, MA

“So very sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin Boyle - WAKEFIELD, MA

“So sorry to hear this sad news. Steve always had a smile and a friendly word. I met him years ago at IDX, and feel blessed to have known him. My...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Kate Stevens - Wakefield, MA

“So sorry to hear of Steve's passing. I met Steve at work many years ago, you'll not meet a more humble and down to earth person with an infectious...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Joe Harrington - Wakefield, MA

“We were so sad to hear of Steve's passing. In our minds, he will still be smiling, joking and vibrant. We enjoyed many hours sitting on bleachers...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Sharon & Don Nikosey - WAKEFIELD, MA

“Mary so sorry for your loss ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Lyle Aker Aker

“I worked with Steve for many, many years at GE/IDX. He and I would always compete to see who could be the first person in the office - to beat the...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin Greene - Hanover, MA

“Stephen you will be missed. We have wonderful memories with you and Mary that make us smile - skiing in N. Conway (the Alps), Hawaii, fall foliage...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Sondra & Rob Kelley - Georgetown, MA

“My love goes out to all of Stevie (as we always called him as kids)'s family. He was a tough little guy and always had a grin that let you know he...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Maureen Conley (nee Leonardis) - NC

“Steve is my brother-in-law and made my sister and his sons so happy. What a great sense of humor, he kept Mary and Kevin and Ryan laughing. I will...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Carol Greene - wakefield, MA


Stephen F. Carey, age 66 of Wakefield died December 24, 2021 in Boston

He was born on May 3, 1955 in Melrose, MA, and was the son of Jacqueline (Overstreet) Carey and the late Thomas P. Carey.

Stephen was raised in Wakefield and was a graduate of Wakefield High School, Class of 1973 and later from the University of Massachusetts, Boston. He had worked for many years for the General Electric Corporation and retired in 2017 as the Principal Engineer in the Health Care Division. He loved travel, the beach, the outdoors and was an avid follower of the Boston sports teams. He especially enjoyed playing in the organized Softball leagues with his sons.

Stephen was the beloved husband of Mary T. (Greene) Carey. He was the loving father of Kevin T. Carey of Woburn, Ryan P. Carey of Quincy and the late Alex Carey. He was the brother of Barbara J. Reimers, John P. Carey, Michael D. Carey and James D. Carey and the late Patricia A. Carey, Cynthia A. Carey and Thomas P. Carey, Jr.. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

His Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Most Blessed Sacrament Church 1155 Main St. Wakefield on Friday December 31 at 11:00 am. Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home 19 Yale Avenue Wakefield on Thursday December 30 from 4-8pm (masks required). In lie of flowers, donations may be made to The V Foundation for Cancer Research. 14600 Weston Parkway - Cary, NC 27513