October 5, 2011
Edward “Skeeter” Carvey, 46 of Hannibal, died suddenly on Wednesday as a result of an industrial accident. A native of Hannibal, he was a life resident of the Hannibal – Fulton area. Ed was employed at Novelis in Scriba for the past six years and was a firefighter with the Novelis Oswego Works Fire Department. He had previously worked at Burns Brothers in Syracuse. Ed was an active member of the Fulton Men’s Softball Association and the Friday Night Men’s Bowling League at Lakeview Lanes. He had served as president of the Hannibal Music Boosters and enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and being an amazing father to his beloved children.
He was predeceased by his parents, Clarence and Ethel (Wood) Carvey and his brother, Keith Carvey. Ed is survived by his loving wife, Valerie (Moody) Carvey and their two adoring children, Elizabeth and Travis Carvey. Also surviving are his brother, Kenneth Carvey of Fulton; his mother and father in law, Linda and Richard Smart of Mexico and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton with burial and fireman’s honors at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, County Route 3 in Hannibal. Calling hours are 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to the Edward Carvey Memorial Fund, c/o Compass Federal Credit Union, 131 George Street, Oswego, NY 13126.