Irvin “IJ” Carey, 93, of Mitchell, SD, died Monday, February 8, 2021 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. A private family funeral service will be held at Bittner Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery in Chamberlain, SD. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Bittner Funeral Chapel.
Irvin John Carey is survived by his son, Delbert Carey of Mitchell; daughters, Saundra Ewing of Rapid City, SD, Rita (Ron) Anderson of Custer, SD, and Roxene Kasten of Mitchell; 6 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and brother, Russell Carey.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Irene Dozark Carey; daughter, Nyla Mae; son-in-law, David Kasten; and siblings, Jack, Janice, Beverly, and Nadine.