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Michael J. Carney

June 21, 1937 ~ October 9, 2019 (age 82)

Michael James Carney died on October 9, 2019.  He was born June 21, 1937 in Astoria to Catherine and Michael Carney.  Beloved partner of Irani (Chirivas).  Father of Pamela, Michael Drew, Kevin and Michelle.  Long term partner of Barbara Burkhardt (died in 2001) and stepfather to Craig (Tina) and Barbara Ann.   Brother of Joseph Carney (Linda), Mary Scott (Bob) and Patricia Bolger (Walter).   Loved uncle to many nieces and nephews including grandnieces and nephews.  After a career in the NYPD and FDNY he owned and operated  Smith Point Bait and Tackle for many years, where his love of boating and fishing was part of his everyday world.  He was well known in the Mastic Beach community.  Mike and Irani loved spending winters in the Florida Keys.   He will be missed by his family and many friends and especially the Chirivas family, Melissa (Gabe), Alex (Jennifer) and their children.

In lieu of flowers, Michael's family requests donations be made in his memory to the Alzheimer's Association at  ALZ.ORG/DONATE

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