Juliet McA. Carey, a homemaker and volunteer, died Sunday of complications from a stroke at the Brightwood retirement community in Lutherville. She was 89.
Juliet McAdams was born in Richmond, Va., and moved with her family to Guilford in 1934. She was a 1935 graduate of St. Catherine's School in Richmond and earned a bachelor's degree in English literature from Vassar College in 1939.
She was married in 1941 to Churchill Gibson Carey, and the couple lived for many years in North Baltimore.
Mr. Carey, who had been president, chief executive officer, and chairman of the board of the James W. Rouse and Co., died in 1981.
Mrs. Carey had served on the boards of the old Episcopal Church Mission of Help and Children's Hospital.
An avid gardener, she was a member of the Amateur Gardener's Club. She was also a member of the Mount Vernon Club.
Mrs. Carey, who had lived at the retirement community since 1992, enjoyed traveling and spending time at a second home in Tenants Harbor, Maine.
She was a communicant of the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, 5603 N. Charles St., where a memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. May 1.
Surviving are a son, Churchill Gibson Carey Jr. of Rackliff Island, Maine; two daughters, Jane Wylie Carey of Somerville, Mass., and Juliet Gill Carey of Cambridge, Mass.; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.