Ananiah Jacob McCarrell died April 5, 2017.

Born Sept. 18, 1981, on the Dog Bar of the Bear River in Colfax, California.

McCarrell grew up on Lake Tapps and in Home on the Key Peninsula. He was a gifted musician and composer, and a master classical guitarist and lyricist. His five albums and impressive discography are a testimony to his gift. His credits include playing with Mason Williams, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks, Tom Moncrieff and Gary “Hoppy” Hodges.

McCarrell graduated from the State University of New York with a Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering degree and West Texas A & M with a Master of Business Administration degree. He became a certified public accountant in September 2016.

McCarrell made his career as controller/CFO of a Fortune 500 company.

He leaves behind his beloved children, Ellysha Beth, Kieran Elijah and Liam

Bennett. He is also survived by his mother, Aubryn (Craig), sister Galilee, brothers Saverio and Stashu (Kyra), nephew William and many other friends and loved ones.

The family appreciates your prayers. 

Gathering in remembrance at Key Peninsula Lutheran Church Sunday, April 30, at 3 p.m.