Vernon- Michael E. Carney, age 67, of State Rt. 31, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday afternoon, March 15, 2023 in the Oneida Health Center after being stricken ill at his home.
He was born on August 16, 1955 in Oneida, New York son of Harold and Ruth Carney. He was a graduate of the Vernon Verona Sherrill High School. He went on to MVCC to earn his associates degree in television and radio repair.
On October 20, 1979 Michael and Linda Witchley were united in marriage at Holy Cross Church in New London, New York. They shared this blessed union for forty three years.
Prior to his retirement Michael was employed with Indium Corporation of America in Clinton, New York.
Michael was a gentle soul and family was his priority. He is survived by his wife, Linda W. Carney, and three children Shaun Carney spouse- Kristin, Brian Carney spouse-Becky and Erin Laraway spouse-Nick and 5 grandchildren Ava & James Carney, Caleb & Quinn Carney, and Mackenzie Laraway. Additionally, Michael’s two brothers, Joseph Carney spouse - Elaine and Ronald Carney spouse - Gloria and two sisters, Carolyn Smith and Annette Tolone, nieces Tammy Bates and Cathy Wolpert as well as several other nieces and nephews.
Services will be private for the family. Arrangements are with the Malecki Funeral Home of Vernon. Online condolences may be sent to maleckifuneralhome.com