Marilyn J. Carey

Marilyn J Carey - Rochester, NY - Rochester Cremation

Passed away peacefully with her husband holding her hand on July 1st 2021. Born in Rochester, New York to Karl and Jean Taylor, Marilyn was best known for her love of family gatherings, for always making an overabundance of food for everyone to enjoy and most especially, for the love of her grandchildren.

She is predeceased by her parents and brother, Karl Taylor. Marilyn is survived by her loving husband Harold, of 56 years, daughters Michelle Carey-Riehle (David), Kimberly Bolzner (Eric) Amy Carey-Martin (Stephen), grandchildren, Heather, Ryan and Max. She is also survived by ten loving brothers, sisters and many nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service honoring Marilyn’s life will be held at Asbury First United Methodist Church on Thursday, July 8th at 10:00 am. Immediately following the service, please join the family in the Gathering Center for a reception of cookies and coffee.

Live streaming will be available for those who are unable to attend in person. Information and a link will be forthcoming on Facebook.

Please consider donating to the Dementia Society of America in lieu of flowers.

11 Condolences

  1. Norm and Jan on July 2, 2021 at 10:13 pm

    We had many happy times and lots of wonderful memories of time spent with Marilyn. She may have been our cousin, by marriage, but to us , she was our sister who we loved dearly. We will miss her immensely.
    Our thoughts, prayers and love go out to Harold and the family. We are always here for you.

  2. Sue on July 2, 2021 at 11:38 pm

    I so loved seeing both your mom and dad at family birthdays! Your mom was such a kind person, loved talking and catching up events, sorry for your loss! She will be missed, please give your dad a hug from us! ❤️Steve and sue cook.

  3. David and RUth Kennedy on July 3, 2021 at 7:51 am

    Our condolences for the loss of your mother and children’s grandmother.

  4. Lori Ann on July 3, 2021 at 7:53 am

    Many family memories. Love you Aunt Marilyn, you will be missed! Give my Dad a hug for me 😘

  5. Sandra Wyse Valentine. on July 3, 2021 at 8:25 am

    My heart goes out to the family. I remember Marilyn fondly growing up. She had a great sense of humor and infectious laugh. Rest in peace mt Sweet cousin.

  6. Carolyn Collis on July 3, 2021 at 8:36 am

    Amy and Steve….I am so sorry for your loss. Losing a parent is unbelievably difficult. I’m always here for you…. Just a few doors away.

  7. Yvonne Pardee on July 3, 2021 at 8:47 am

    Your mom was such a dear lady. Please give your dad a hug from me. I know she will be missed by many people, myself included. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I’m a phone call away if you need me. ♥️♥️🙏♥️♥️

  8. Gail Bartlett Klingenberger on July 4, 2021 at 8:12 am

    So sorry to hear the sad news. Many happy memories many years ago. My prayers, thoughts and love are with everyone at this sad and difficult time.

  9. Anne Richmond on July 6, 2021 at 9:34 pm

    Amy and Steve – my deepest sympathy to you. Your Mom was a wonderful lady who gave us three lovely daughters and an extended family, no strings attached. We were so fortunate to be included as a part of your family. Please know that you and your Dad are in my prayers.

  10. Jay Palermo on July 7, 2021 at 6:53 pm

    So sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences to you and your family. I remember your mom comming to our shows, It seems like yesterday. You are all in my prayers. Sending all our love from the Palermo Family

  11. Joan Huss on April 9, 2023 at 12:44 pm

    I am so very sorry for the loss of your mom. In fact I was going to call her and this showed up on my computer.

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