KEARNEY — Alicia Carey, 72, of Kearney died Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at her home.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at O’Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral and Cremation Services in Kearney. Private family inurnment will be at Elm Creek Catholic Cemetery.


Alicia was born April 9, 1947, in Kearney to Leroy and Alice (Larsen) Dady.

Alicia married George Carey on May 23, 1965, in DeWitt, Ark.

Alicia loved spending time with family and enjoyed watching movies and listening to music. She spent most of her time caring for her children and grandchildren and helping others.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband, George Carey of Kearney; daughters, Rhonda Carey, Renee Corder and husband Jeremy, and Rachelle Gatch, all of Kearney; sons, Russell Carey of Hutchinson, Kan., and Ron Carey and wife Nicole of Kearney; sisters, Trudy Hasbrouck of Kearney, Beverly Rothgery and husband Glen of Loveland, Colo., Marlyce Havens and husband Dale of Aurora and Lori Wang and husband Solomon of Milford; brother, Lee Dady and wife Cindy of Wells, Minn.; brother-in-law, Daryl Kozel of Kearney; sister-in-law, Pat Hasty; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Rebecca Carey; sisters, Beth Kozel and Dixie Gideon; brothers-in-law, Mike O’Connor and Art Hasbrouck; great-granddaughter, Aurora Walters; and her parents.

Memorials are suggested to the family for future designation.

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