The community of Floral Park, New York, is reeling from the tragic loss of cherished resident Colum H. Carey, who died by apparent suicide. 51-year-old Carey passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 12, 2024.
His death has left the community in a state of profound grief, as they remember a man who was well-loved and respected by all those he encountered. Colum Carey’s passing has sent shockwaves through the community, prompting an outpouring of condolences and heartfelt tributes from friends, family, and residents of Floral Park.
He leaves behind his heartbroken wife, Kelly, along with a host of family members, friends, and neighbors who cherished him. His untimely death underscores the critical importance of mental health resources and support systems within our communities.
It serves as a tragic reminder that even those who seem the strongest can struggle in silence. As we mourn the loss of Colum Carey, our hearts go out to his wife Kelly, his family, friends, and all those affected by this devastating news.
The community of Floral Park will remember Colum for the positive impact he made during his time with us. May Colum Carey rest in peace, and may his story serve as a poignant reminder of the urgent need for accessible mental health services for all.
We urge anyone struggling with thoughts of suicide to reach out to mental health professionals or trusted individuals in their lives. You are not alone, and help is available.