Jeanne Carey









Jeanne Marie Carey (née Manneke), a resident of Chatham, passed peacefully at the age of 89 on Saturday, 22 February 2020 surrounded by her children and grandchildren. Born in Saint Boniface, Manitoba on 27 April 1930 to the late Mathew and Catalijnta Manneke (nee Goossen). Much beloved wife of the late Clayton Carey (1920-1998) and mother to Debbie Baillargeon (Paul), Dianna Carey (Dave Tetreault), Dennis Carey (Sharon Nissen), James Carey (Karen), Shawn Carey (Tasha), and the late Clayton Carey Jr. Loving grandmother of James (Brenna), Mathew, Jacques, Jason, Steven, Kyle, Alyssa, and Dustyn, and great grandchildren Jeffrey, Dylan, and Kylie Carey, and Mattesen Smith, and step-grandchildren Bailey, Rachel, and Emily Pickard, and David Baillargeon. Jeanne worked alongside Clayton to build and maintain the family business, Clayt Carey Electric Sewer Service. She was happiest when embracing her passion for the arts, as shown in her many paintings, poems, and her beautiful flower gardens. She will be forever remembered as a loving and endlessly supportive wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who always put her family first. In accordance with her wishes Jeanne will be honoured privately. Those wishing to make a memorial contribution are asked to consider Pet and Wildlife Rescue (PAWR) at 405 Park Ave in Chatham.    

23 Comments on “Jeanne Carey”

  1. Dear Debbie, Paul and family. We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of your beautiful mother . She was truly beautiful inside and out. Love Akways Lucy, Charlie Mailloux and Denise Banner. ♥️

  2. Jim so sorry to hear about your mom. Sending thoughts and prayers to you Karen & your family. Denise & Mike

  3. Sending condolences and prayers to James & Karen Carey and family. A great loss to all who knew her. Mike & Denise.

  4. We are very sorry to hear of the passing of your mother and beautiful lady. Our prayers will be with you and all the family. Jim,Karen,Dennis,Sharon,Deb and Paul

  5. Jim Debbie Dennis & Family : We just wanted to let you know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. May you find comfort in your loving memories. Sincerely ; Rob & Patti

  6. Jim ,Karen, Emily, Rachael,Bailey. Also to the Carey Family! A Mother leaves her mark in the world, through the Love she gives her children. The loss of a mother isn’t easy, what stays with you. Keeps her alive in your heart….. and that’s the loving memories, you all shared together. Our deepest sympathy! From Kim and Ivan Rossignol and family.

  7. Our deepest sympathy! To Jim. Karen. And family. Sorry to hear about your mom Jim. ! From Kim , Ivan Rossignol and family.

  8. Sending my condolences, but rest assured I have many fond memories of Aunt Jeanne that I will cherish forever. She was very talented, fun loving and sharing. My thoughts and prayers are with everyone.

  9. Dianna, Dennis, Deb and James
    Sending my condolences, love and prayers to you and your families at this time. So many great memories that I will cherish. Again my deepest sympathy.

  10. To Shawn Carey and family,
    Very sorry to hear of the recent loss of your loved one.\
    Deepest sympathies to you and your family
    Doug and Audrey Skinner

  11. Dianna, Dennis, Jason and Steven our sincere sympathy on the loss of your Mom and Grandmother.
    I remember your Mom and Dad coming into the shop many years ago. Our thoughts are with you at this time.
    Larry and Linda Lahey

  12. To the Carey Family, we offer our deepest condolences with the passing of a wonderful, sweet and loving mother.

    The video depicted a life of woman with a passion for life and family along with her fondness of music and paintings.

    As you move forward, may your walk of life be filled with the beautiful memories she has created in your hearts.

    Hugs and Love

    Ken & Eileen Roffel

  13. Dianna, we are very sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. Our condolences are with you and all of the Carey family at this difficult time.

    The Wellman and Tricker families

  14. So sorry to hear of the passing of your mother Jim…Our condolences to you and your family.

  15. To the whole family,
    I’ve known you all so well for many years. So sorry to hear the passing of your mom. Our sincerest condolences to all of you. So many happy and fun memories…..

    Sorry to hear about Jeannie ‘s passing,we did not know until Feb. 27th. that she had passed away.
    From Harry and Yvonne and Kevin Hoekstra your neighbours.

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