September 10, 2008
Friday, September 12, 2008 Vernon Funeral Home
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Evelyn Carey ,91 of Woodstock passed away Wednesday, September 10, 2008 in the Alterra Sterling House of Urbana. She was born September 5, 1917 in Champaign Co. the daughter of John & Laura (Hickman) Nance. She was a graduate of Woodstock High School class of 1935, member of the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church and the Caroline Chapter O.E.S.
Evelyn is survived by her daughter and son-in-law JoAnn (Matthew) Scott of Englewood, son and daughter-in-law Thomas (Eva) Carey of Urbana, five grandchildren; Laura (Scott) Copeland of Springfield, Emily (Nathan) MacKendrick , Angela Carey, Charles Holloway and Sarah Merriman all of Urbana. Nine great grandchildren Megan, Tracey, Tommy, Allison, Cody, Shane, Cameron, Aubrey and Owen. Sister-in-law Mary Nance of Urbana, one niece Janice (Max) Coates of North Lewisburg , one nephew John (Carol) Nance of Woodstock.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Charles Richard “Dick” Carey and brother Raymond Nance.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7p.m. on Friday in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home with the Pastor David VanHoose officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana. Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Assoc. of Champaign County P.O. Box 38125 Urbana, Ohio 43078