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Born: 12/29/1938
Died: 06/11/2017
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Christine Carmody-Arey, 78, died June 11, 2017 at her home. Born Dec. 29, 1938, in New York City the daughter of the late Mary Daly Carmody & John Joseph Carmody, she has resided in Jersey City since 1970.

She attended Hunter College & NJCU receiving her B.S. & Masters degree in History and Women's Studies from New Jersey City University .She was a founding member of NOW and past President of during the '80's of NOW NJ. She was a feminine activist and involved in Jersey City politics during the 1980's. Her position at NJCU was open writing lab director. She received the distinct honor of being the Jersey Journal Woman of Achievement in 1978.

Beloved wife of the late Robert A. Arey. Devoted mother of Howard John Arey and daughter-in-law Mira Prinz-Arey. Dear god-mother of Carrie Eliopoulos & Annie Torres.  Sister of the late Eileen.

Visitation Thur. 4-8pm at Greenville Memorial Home 374 Danforth Ave. Jersey City. Service Fri. June 16, 2017 at 11am at the funeral home. She will be buried with her husband in Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City.

In lileu of flowers donations to: Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, Liberty Humane Society or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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My deepest sympathy to the family of Christine. Christine was a wonderful person who cared about everyone at NJCU. I was glad to have met her and work with Christine. May she R.I.P.
Charlene Otero
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