Mary F. Carr

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SOUTHINGTON — Mary F. Carr, 82, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, at the Windsor House in Champion.

Mary was born Oct. 21, 1934, in Confluence, Pa., to William M. Lohr and Helen L. Tressler Lohr.

She was a graduate of Niles McKinley High School, class of 1952. Mary was employed by River Pines Resort in Parkman as an office clerk and was a member of the Southington Christian Church.

She enjoyed Stephen King novels, her plants and traveling on day trips. She listened to audio books and would never turn down a chocolate bar. She watched old movies and especially loved going to church. Her strong faith was evident in her day to day life. She had a kind word for everyone. Her relationship with her family was most important to her, being considered the best friend that her children could have. The great love she had for her children included the joy she shared with their children’s children. Family was everything to her.

Mary married Robert J. (Bud) Carr on Dec. 31, 1952, and they remained together until his death on Oct. 12, 1981.

She leaves seven children behind to cherish her memory. Surviving are Frances (Jack) Rex, Sylvia (Billy) Jackson, Ellen (Robert) Harclerode, Robert (Heidi) Carr, Martha Molnar, Barbara Humphreys and James (Marilyn) Carr; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Services will be at the Crown Hill Burial Park Mausoleum Chapel on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, where there will be one hour of viewing 10 to 11 am. Pastor Randall Riley will be officiating the funeral service at 11 a.m.

The family requests material contributions be made to either Crossroads Hospice, 1221 Woodhurst Drive, Youngstown, OH 44515 or to the Southington Christian Church, 3285 state Route 534, Southington, OH 44470.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Selby-T.J. Fox Funeral Home.

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