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David Lynn Carr

David Carr, 80, of Antwerp, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at his home.

Dave was born in Hicksville, Ohio on March 17, 1941, a son of the late Eileen (Kemerer) & John Carr.

Dave was a proud Navy veteran for which is served from 1959-1965. After his service he drove truck for many years and also worked as a foreman at BF Goodrich. Dave was an avid NASCAR fan, especially of Sam Hornish, Jr. Dave will be remembered most as a loyal and devoted husband and father. He was a trustworthy, wise, and caring man who always held his family as his number one priority.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Joyce, to whom he was married December 25, 1963; children, Beverly, Lynne, & Jennifer Carr; siblings, Charlotte (Richard) Leu & Mary Reis; grandchildren, Lydia, Brandon, David Emerson, Tiffany, David Richard, Evelyn, & Melissa; 12 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; & his beloved dog, Posey.

Dave was also preceded in death by his brothers John & Richard Carr & a great grandchild.

Services will be held privately.

He will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery, with military honors.

Memorials are to Natures Nursery, 7790 Co Rd 152, Whitehouse, OH 43571.

Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralhome.com.


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Guestbook

Joyce- we are so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. Our prayers are with you always. 💕

Jan and Hillary Zijlstra Jan 12 2022 6:42 PM

So sorry to hear about Dave, prayers for you and your family.

Denny & June Lucas Jan 11 2022 10:41 PM

I worked many years with Dave at Hornish, a great person,devoted family man and all around great man. Lost track of him but never forgot him. Great friend.

Ronald Joesph Zwyer Jan 11 2022 2:28 PM

A candle was lit in memory of David Carr

Marcia Creelman Jan 11 2022 10:31 AM

Our condolences to Joyce and family. I think of you and you are in our thoughts and prayers. He will always be your heart. May God bless you and guide your steps. Sandy Temple and Rodger Temple.

Sandra Temple Jan 9 2022 3:01 PM

We were saddened to hear of Daves passing. Our deepest condolences to Joyce and family. We have many memories of good times past.

Alan and Cheryl Wiesehan Jan 8 2022 8:14 PM

Our deepest sympathy, Joyce, to you and your family. Dave was definitely one of the good guys. Always greeted me with a smile.

Linda and Marty Gross Jan 8 2022 5:14 PM

A candle was lit in memory of David Carr

Phil and Cindy Carr Jan 8 2022 10:31 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Carr

Scott & Nadine Cottrell Jan 7 2022 5:18 PM

WE ARE SO SORRY TO HEAR THAT DAVID PASSED AWAY!! PRAYING FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

DALE AND SHARON HICOV Jan 7 2022 12:25 PM

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