Mt Pleasant News

Wash Journal   Fairfield Ledger
Neighbors Growing Together | Jun 20, 2018

Carol J. Mickey

Jun 20, 2017
Photo by: Submitted

Carol J. Mickey, 85, of Mt. Pleasant, died Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Arbor Court.

Visitation will begin Thursday, June 22, 2017, at 9 a.m., with the family present from 9:30 a.m. until the service at 10:30 a.m., at Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at the Swedesburg Cemetery in Swedesburg. Gifts of love and friendship may be given to the Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church. On-line condolences may be directed to

Mickey was born on July 20, 1931, the daughter of Rex and Lena Ingmanson Canby. She began her education at County School 9, then graduated from Mt. Union High School in 1949. She attended Iowa Wesleyan College in Mt. Pleasant. On Sept. 23, 1951, at the Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church, she married Ralph “Bob” E. Mickey who preceded her in death.

Mickey was a secretary for Mt. Pleasant Utilities and later a bookkeeper in Dr. Cole’s Dental Office in Mt. Pleasant. She was a member of the Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church.

She enjoyed being a homemaker and taking care of family.

Mickey is survived by two sons, Joel (Megan) Mickey, of Georgetown, Texas, and Steven Mickey, of Austin, Texas; and one granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one son, David; two sisters, June Conrad and Charlotte, in infancy; and one brother, Allen Canby.


Comments (0)
If you wish to comment, please login.