Carl A. Carey

Carl A. Carey, 71, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017. Born in Ballston Spa, NY on March 31, 1945, he was the son of Norman and Catherine Carey. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War.

Carl was a carpenter for Boyce Construction and later Frank Buffardi Construction for many years, retiring in 2012. He enjoyed camping with his family and going to the Casino.

He was predeceased by his parents Norman and Catherine and his siblings Chet, Aaron, Clarence, and Annie. Carl is survived by his wife Alice; sons David, Andrew and Adam all of Ballston Spa; daughter Catherine Smith of Glens Falls; grandchildren, Andrew Jr., Crystal and Michael; brother Charles Carey (Linda) of Rock City Falls, sister Carolyn Taylor (Bill) of Rock City Falls; and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to call on Sunday, March 12 from 3pm to 4pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service will follow at 4pm.

Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans at

Guest Book

RuthAnn Christopher

To the Carey family...
Sorry for your loss. May Carl Rest In Peace... although I did not know him personally I do however know my brother George Turton knew Carl. My prayers and condolences to the family during this sad time.

Carolyn Taylor

A great brother,can't believe he is gone but he is at peace with our Mom Dad and brothers and sisters. Love you Carlie, at least no more pain. Rest in peace hon.

Lisa Sagendorf (DuBois)

I am so sorry for your families loss. My thoughts and prayers to everyone.

Karen Taylor

Alice, Andrew and family,
I am sorry for your loss. I hope that all the good memories of Carl will help you get through this sorrowful time, they say time heals all wounds but keeping all the good memories alive will make your heart smile.

Alice (Oakley) Goetschius

My deepest sympathy to my cousin Cat and family.

Maureen Winney

He was one of the dearest friends my family ever had, he will be missed.

Wade Carter

Carl was a friend for more than 40 years. Always there when someone needed a hand. He will be greatly missed. My heart goes out to all of his family. R.I.P. Carl

Nancy Lane (Oakley)

My condolences to his family he was my uncle so many years ago. I haven't seen him since I was a child. I am sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers to his wife and sons and to his daughter Catherine.