LEOMINSTER---June E. (Truesdale) Carey, 81 years old, of Leominster, died Thursday, January 26, 2017 in the Life Care Center of Leominster. She is survived by her daughters Patricia McBride and her husband Barry of Salisbury and Colleen J. Carey of Columbia, South Carolina, and her special companion, Daniel Bouchard, of Sunset Towers, Leominster, 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband George A. Carey, Jr. in 2008 and by her brother Clifford Truesdale.
June was born May 18, 1935 in Bishopville, South Carolina, daughter of Tommy and Vida (Boykin) Truesdale and had lived in Leominster for over 25 years. She had been a secretary at the former Digital Equipment Corp for 26 years, before retiring in 1998. June enjoyed cooking, gardening, knitting and playing cards with her friends. She was a loyal supporter of the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 30th at 12:30 pm in the Silas F. Richardson & Son Funeral Home, 106 West Street, Leominster. A calling hour will be held prior to the service from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm in the funeral home. Burial will be in the Massachusetts Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, 111 Glenallen Street, Winchendon. Memorial contributions may be made to the MSPCA. -Angell Headquarters, 350 South Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02130.