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Douglas Carey Dec. 14, 1952 - March 23, 2013

Douglas Carey Dec. 14, 1952 - March 23, 2013

BIG LAKE - Douglas Michael Carey, age 60, of Big Lake passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family on March 23, 2013. Preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Edna Carey; and brothers, Charles and Craig Carey. Doug is survived by his loving wife, Julie; children, Emma Dietz (Eric), Abby Pellman (Aaron), Brenna and Michael; sisters, Judy Carey, Sandy Hinz (Jeff), Nancy Hultgren (Duane), and Colleen Butler (Michael); and many nieces and nephews. Doug was an avid woodworker and metalworker, as well as a political commentator. He recently traveled to Peru, Mexico and Costa Rica. Funeral Service 11 AM Saturday at Lord of Glory Lutheran Church, 15550 190th Ave. NW, Elk River. Visitation 4-7 PM Friday at Dare’s Funeral Home, 805 Main St. NW, Elk River (763-441-1212) and one hour prior to service at church. Interment Cloverleaf Memorial Park, Willmar MN. Memorials preferred to Kanzius Cancer Research Foundation.