PORT WASHINGTON -- Stephen L. Carney, 58, of Port Washington, passed away Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Union Hospital in Dover.

He was born Thursday, April 30, 1953, in Coshocton, to the late Carl Lester Carney and Alma (Peebles) Stockum.

He was a 1972 Newcomerstown High School graduate.

He retired from Simonds Industries of Newcomerstown in 2003 after 30 years of service.

On Saturday, Dec. 22, 1973, he married Mary Louise "Missie" (Morrison) Carney, who survives.

He is also survived by two sons, Stephen A. and Chris Carney, both of Port Washington; one grandson, Joshua A. Carney; two brothers, Michael Carney of Delta and Timothy (Daphne) Carney of Royston, Ga.; and his two beloved dogs, Bonnie and Chloe.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Charles Carney; and one sister, Rosemary Haney.

A time of gathering for friends and family was Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, at the Port Washington Fire Department.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Port Washington Fire Department, 107 E. Main St., Port Washington, OH 43837. Online condolences may be made at www.addyfuneralhome.com.