Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

Gerald (Jerry) Carrico

Mr. Carrico, 90, died at his home in Leesburg, FL. Jerry was born in the St. Lawrence Community of Daviess County, KY and attended elementary and high school in the parish schools. He graduated from St. Mary's University, Baltimore, MD and retired from CIT Corporation.Jerry was an active member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Leesburg, FL, the Leesburg Lions Club and was a writer for the Western Kentucky Catholic.Survivors are daughters Angela Adkins, Leesburg, FL and Brenda M. Carrico, Leesburg, FL, a sister, Sister Lucy Carrico, SCH, Louisville, KY, a grandson, Brian Adkins and a great granddaughter, Kaylee Rae Adkins. He was preceeded in death by his wife, Oda Mae Carrico in 1982, his son-in-law, Kent Adkins in 2003 and his granddaughter, Katrina Adkins in 2006.A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Paul Church in Leesburg, FL on Dec. 1, 2006. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice of Lake Sumter Co., 12300 Lane Park Rd., Tavares, FL 32778.Information obtained from the Western Kentucky Catholic January 2007 issue.