- December 30, 1938 - July 14, 2009
- Warren, Michigan
of Carey's Passing
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“Hi dad always thinking about you.Rest in peace.I will always love you!
1 of 22 | Posted by: Randy Symchych - Troy, MI - Son
“STILL THINKING OF YOU POPS! LOVE YOU!!
2 of 22 | Posted by: RANDY SYMCHYCH - troy, MI
“To the Symchych Family,
My deepest sympathies for your loss. You will remain in my Prayers.
3 of 22 | Posted by: Elaine DeLisle (Brukwinski)
“What I remember about Carey was his wonderful friendly smile he had for everyone, I wish I could of played more tennis with him, could be we will...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Nancy Everitt Sterlling Hts., MI
“Penny & Family, My sincere condolences. Wow I still can't beleive it. I will always remember Carey as a gentle, kind, humble man with a big smile....Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Rose Mollicone - Michigan
“Dear family & friends of Carey,
I am so sorry for your loss and pray for God's loving arms to surround you during your time of grief. I remember...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: adele bologna - Lake Orion MI
“When the Lord calls our loved ones home,he leaves a gift of momories in exchange, memories are the legacy of love,Please know how sorry we are to...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Brian Alfes - Warren MI
“Our deepest sympathy to Penny and her family. We will remember Carey as a fun loving friend from our Florida vacations.
8 of 22 | Posted by: Carl and Elaine Hupchick
“Carey and I worked together at Ford for many years,my condolences to you.
9 of 22 | Posted by: Bill Renney - Parrish FL
“Debi and family,
I am so sorry for your loss. I am thinking of you and your family and praying for you everyday during this difficult time. ...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: Merideth French
“With deepest sympathy from Dianne & Jerry
11 of 22 | Posted by: Jerry & Dianne Webster
“Carey and I worked together and played a lot of tennis together. He was a great guy - always kind, witty and a real friend. I am very sorry to hear...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Frank Sensoli - Cincinnati
“He was the best neighbor around , sitting on the front porch talking and have a good laugh. Always room on the front porch. We will always remember...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Jeff and Robin Falbo - Warren Mi
“My sincere sympathy for Carey's family. I will always remember him as a nice, helpful guy (we worked at the same place) with the sunny disposition...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: D o b r i la Jovovic-Schultz
“A wonderful person and good friend.
He will be missed.
15 of 22 | Posted by: Billy & Susan Wilson - Alabama
“I am so sorry to hear of your loss.Carey and I worked together at Ford and Dupont. We talked a lot about family and shared good times. He will truly...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: J.D.Gordon - Clinton Twp.,Mi
“I'm the last child born to Carey & Penny. My father taught me to have a good work ethic by example. He always had a joke to share & was the best joke...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Debi Flanagan (Symchych)
“I always enjoyed talking to Carey because he was such a positive and gentle soul. We used to tell jokes and enjoy our beer after tennis on Mon....Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Donna Beski - Macomb, MI
“I was sorry to hear that Carey had passed away. I will always remember him as my brother John's best friend since grade school. A very nice boy who...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Emily Miller
“We've known Carey and Penny for several years when we were all "snow birds" in Clearwater Beach FL.
He was a super nice guy and a lot of fun to...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Ben and Mary Frances Hancock
“Our deepest sympathies go out to Penny and family. Carey and I were best friends during our school years in Hamtramck. And ever after we were good...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: JOHN GREGORY - BYRON, MI 48418
“I was so sorry to hear that Carey had passed. He was a good and kindhearted man. I played a lot of tennis with Carey. One of the most impressive...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Roberta - Mount Clemens
Carey W. Symchych, age 70 of Warren, died July 14, 2009 at home. He was born December 30, 1938 in Hamtramck, Michigan to parents William & Stepahnie Symchych.
With much pride and honor, we pay tribute to the service that Carey rendered on behalf of our country as a member of the United States Marine Corps.
On October 10, 1960, Carey's life was wonderfully changed when he took that walk down the aisle with his bride in hand. Together, he and Penelope shared a devoted and loving 48 years as husband & wife.
He worked for many years with a division of the Ford Motor Company, which eventually became Dupont. After years of dedicated employment, Carey retired in 1994 to pursue some of the enjoyment of "life after work." Those pleasures took on many forms, both family and sports oriented. He was an avid tennis player who could "serve up" quite the challenge on the court. Another sporting pastime he so enjoyed was fishing. In their trips up north to the family's cottage, Carey would often be found down at a favorite fishing spot chasing the "Big One."
He also had an adventurer's spirit and loved traveling with family & friends. He soaked up the scenery and memories that enveloped each road trip and vacation, one of his favorites being the vacations to Florida. Carey was a loving and devoted family man and the times spent with them were always precious & treasured.
Beloved husband of Penelope "Penny." Dear father of Carey, Randy, Susan (Bill) McMahan, and Debi Flanagan. Brother of JoAnn Jaskula. Brother-in-law of Tim & Leonora Kohut. Also survived by 6 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
In loving memory of Carey, a memorial service will be held at a future date, to be determined.
Donations appreciated to the Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative, 17 Bethesda Dr., Ossining NY.
Please share memories of Carey at his guest book.