Richard "Dick" B. Carey

September 2, 1938 ~ January 9, 2021 (age 82)


Richard B. “Dick” Carey, 82, of Springfield, passed away January 9, 2021 in Springfield Regional Medical Center. He was born September 2, 1938 in Dayton, the son of Alfred J. and Bessie L. (Poole) Carey Sr. Mr. Carey was a member of the South Charleston Christian Center and the U. A. W. He enjoyed visiting with his family and friends and taking trips to Las Vegas and camping at the Ohio River. He was retired from Cooper Energy Services. Survivors include two children; Lynn (Steven) Cooper and Steven (Kim) Carey, four grandchildren; Hunter (Kelsie). Makenzie, Ethan and Bradley, one great grandchild; Cohen, siblings; Donald (Betty) Carey, Joyce (Robert) Bruce, Doris Reid and Dan (Dawn) Carey Sr. and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife; Sue Kristen Carey in 2011, brothers; his twin Robert “Bob” and Alfred Jr. “Bud”, and sister; Betty Sharp and his parents. Visitation will be held from 6:00PM until 8:00PM Wednesday in the South Charleston Christian Center, 328 East Jamestown Street, South Charleston. Funeral services will be held at 1:00PM Thursday in the church with Pastor Aaron Turner officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Burial Park. Condolences may be shared at

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January 13, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
South Charleston Christian Center (East Jamestown Street, South Charleston)

Funeral Service
January 14, 2021

1:00 PM
South Charleston Christian Center (East Jamestown Street, South Charleston)

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