Loved to travel anywhere with his wife

WAKEFIELD — Carl J. Ducey, 88, of Wakefield, died Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at his residence.

He was born in Malden on September 8, 1933. Mr. Ducey was raised in Medford and moved to Wakefield during his senior year of high school. It was then that he met the love of his life and future bride Elizabeth Ann (Kenney). The two raised their family of eight in Wakefield and were members of St. Joseph Church. Mr. Ducey had retired from Boston Edison where he had worked a variety of job functions. He loved to travel anywhere his wife wanted to go, if they were together, everything was good.

He was the beloved husband of the late Elizabeth Ann (Kenney). He is survived by his eight children; Carl J. Ducey, Jr. of Wakefield, Marcia Dattilio and her husband Eric of Tewksbury, Brian Ducey and his wife Diane of Lynn, Elaine Rockwood of Peabody, Steven Ducey and his wife Denise of Billerica, Peter Ducey and his wife Carol of Tewksbury, Ellen O’Connell and her husband William of Burlington and Barbara Shabarekh and her husband Louis of Salem; and his ten grandchildren Andrew Rockwood and his wife Tiamarie, Daniel Rockwood and his wife Abigail, Perette Clemons and her husband Matthew, Kristina Ducey, Steven Ducey, Jr., Robert O’Connell, Megan O’Connell, Michelle Shabarekh, Elizabeth Shabarekh and Matthew Ducey. He is also survived by his seven great grandchildren.

A visitation will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Sunday from 1-3 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

His funeral service and burial will be private. Interment, St. Patrick Cemetery, Stoneham.