Who is Marge Carey?
Carey joined the USDAW in 1972, whilst working at Vernons Pools, and was appointed as an area organiser in 1978. She was promoted to Divisional Officer for the union's North West region in February 1990 and continued in that position until she retired in 2001. She was elected President of the USDAW from 1997 until 2006.
After retiring, Carey was diagnosed with motor neurone disease and became active in the Merseyside branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association, serving as a branch committee member. She died of motor neurone disease, known as Lou Gehrig's disease in North America, on 23 January 2012, aged 73.
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