Donald "Ray"'s Story
Donald Ray Carrico, 76, of Odon, Indiana, entered into rest Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, in Washington, Indiana. He was born June 2, 1941, in Knox County, Indiana, to Donald W. and Berniece (Terrell) Carrico.
Ray was a member of NMLRA and Buffalo Trace. He worked at the Odon Vault Company for 15 years, the Indiana State Board of Health for 29 years, and also owned Powder Keg in Odon. Ray retired on June 3, 2002.
Survivors include his loving wife of 57 years, Grace Carrico; his children, Wayne (Jan) Carrico of Winslow, Doug (Lisa Moore) Carrico of Odon, Ava (Matt) Meier of Morris, Illinois, and April (Grant) Carrico-Hardegree of Indianapolis; his grandchildren, Andrew (Morgan) Carrico, Mandy (Mike) Roland, Brittany (Lawton) Bell, Ethan Meier, Dylan Ellis, Zach (Angel) Moore, Brooke (Zach) Moore, Emily Carrico, Brandon (Margaret) Spears and Jessica (Darrell) Skomp; his great-grandchildren, Noah, Shelby and Jake Carter, Creek Sullivan, Andrew and Autumn Barrett, Ford, Victoria, Logan and Adrianne Carrico, Grayson Bell, Harleigh, Kayden, Makenzie, Riley and Jase Skomp, Chase, Logan and Jaylynn Spears; and his brother, Alvin (Pat) Carrico of Evansville.
Ray is preceded in death by his parents and his grandparents.
A Celebration of Life is scheduled from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Union Chapel Mennonite Church (Bunkam Church) in Odon.
All arrangements have been entrusted to James W. Meng Jr. and Meng Family Funeral Home in Odon. Online condolences may be sent to www.mengfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 13, 2018