Ida Mariaelena Carey

  • Born: June 7, 1953
  • Died: April 9, 2021
  • Location: McHenry, Illinois

Colonial Funeral Home & Crematory

591 Ridgeview Drive
McHenry, IL 60050

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Tel. (815) 385-0063

Tribute & Message From The Family


Loving Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and Friend

Ida Mariaelena Carey, age 67, of McHenry, passed away Friday evening, April 9, 2021, at Northwestern Hospital in McHenry, surrounded by her loving family.

Ida was born June 7, 1953, in Cadwell, Idaho, the daughter of George Sr. and Grace (Garcia) Franco.

On March 31, 1972, Ida married the love of her life, Wayne P. Carey.

Ida was a devoted wife and loving mother. She loved spending time with grandchildren and great grandchildren. Ida will be greatly missed by all who knew her and loved her.

Ida is survived by her loving husband, Wayne Carey; children: Jamie (Timothy) Gurske, and Steven Carey, both of McHenry; grandchildren: Dean, Angelina, and Tylor Gurske; and great children: Jordan and Ledgend Gurske. She is further survived by her siblings: Hector Franco and Jesse Franco, both of Schiller Park, Edna Rios and Alice Escamilla, both of Lake Zurich, and Vicki Madej of Chicago; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

In addition to her father and mother, George Sr. and Grace Franco, Ida was preceded in death by her brothers, George Jr., and Noel Franco.

There are no services for Ida planned at this time.