Irene R. Carr, age 89, of Escanaba passed away on Monday, June 29, 2020 at Lakeview Assisted Living in Gladstone following a brief illness.
She was born on October 5, 1930, in Elmo, Kansas, the daughter of John and Margaret (Brickner) Duddy. Irene married Robert A. Carr on August 28, 1954 in Abilene, KS. She was a member of St. Anne Church in Escanaba.
In her younger years, Irene enjoyed bowling. She loved shopping and traveling, but most importantly the time with her family was precious to her.
Irene is survived by her children; Steven (Karen) Carr of Plano, TX, Kevin (Natalie) Carr of Vancouver, WA, Timothy (Gail) Carr of Green Bay, WI, and Julie (Jamie) Iverson of Escanaba; grandchildren, Mandy Iverson, Robby (Angelina Maggart) Iverson, Eric (Lyndsey) Carr, Leslie Carr, Matthew Carr (Betty Amala), Missy (Leo) Ortiz, Cynthia (D.J.) Mancheski, Dion (Chelsea) Gillespie, Shannon Gillespie and Anna Carr; 15 great grandchildren; and brother, Robert of Abilene, KS.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Robert; sisters, Catherine and Dorothy; and brothers, Francis and Charles.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Entombment will take place in the Gardens of Rest Mausoleum.
An expression of sympathy can be by directed to the family of Irene Carr, c/o Crawford Funeral Home, 302 S. 13th St., Escanaba, MI 49829
The family would like to thank the staff at Lakeview Assisted Living for their loving care of Irene during her residency.
A message of condolence may be directed to the family at crawfordfuneralhomes.net.