Carr, Henry

Written by David Green.

Henry F. Carr, 83, of Co. Rd. M, Wauseon,  Ohio, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2006, at home.

He was born on Aug. 7, 1923, in Adrian, Mich., the son of Vern T. and Pearl E. (Schuman) Carr. On Aug. 7, 1948, in Romeo, Mich., he married Eleanor Ann Borck and she preceded him in death Jan. 28, 2004.

Henry retired from Tedrow Auto Wrecking Company.  He was a U.S. Army World War II veteran, a member of the Wauseon American Legion Post #265, life member of Heritage  Farmers Antique Tractors, and a member of the Forester Road Antique Farmers and the National Threshers Association. 

Surviving Henry are two daughters, Mary  Ferguson of Bryan, Ohio. and Martha Hochstetler of Adrian, Mich.; five sons, Richard (and Sue) Carr of Wauseon, Ohio, Chuck (and Pat) Carr of Wauseon, Doug (and Debbie) Carr of Delta, Ohio, Tony (and Debbie) Carr of Adrian, and Joe Carr of Wauseon; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; one sister, Wyla Brown of Hillsdale, Mich.; and one brother, Don Carr of Sarasota, Fla. 

Henry was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Barbara Belman; two sons in infancy; a granddaughter, Jamie Carr;  two sisters, Rozella Kerr and Gertrude Tanner; four brothers, George, Ray, Paul and Vern Carr.

Funeral service are scheduled at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, at Oasis Christian Fellowship Church in Wauseon with Pastor Brian Hall officiating. Burial will follow at the Winameg Cemetery on Co. Rd 10-2 near Winameg, Ohio.

Visitation is planned from 1 to 9 p.m. Monday at Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci, Mich.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may make memorial contributions to the charity of the donor's choice.

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