Robert "Bob" Carr

November 11, 1932 - July 18, 2020
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Robert M. Carr, age 87, of Uhrichsville, died Saturday, July 18, 2020, while under the care of Crossroads Hospice in Claymont Health and Rehabilitation Center at Uhrichsville.

Born on November 11, 1932, in West Lafayette, Ohio Bob was a son of the late Thomas and Mary E. (Hill) Carr.

He was a graduate of Newcomer…

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Robert M. Carr, age 87, of Uhrichsville, died Saturday, July 18, 2020, while under the care of Crossroads Hospice in Claymont Health and Rehabilitation Center at Uhrichsville.

Born on November 11, 1932, in West Lafayette, Ohio Bob was a son of the late Thomas and Mary E. (Hill) Carr.

He was a graduate of Newcomerstown High School and on July 11, 1952, married the former Janet Gold. As a couple, Bob and Janet enjoyed Square Dancing at Nuhall for many years. Bob worked for the former Alsco Company at Gnadenhutten for 43 years prior to his retirement.

He had a lifelong love for football, having played in high school and continuing as a fan of the game by being an avid follower of Ohio State and the Cleveland Browns. Bob enjoyed coaching little league when his sons were younger. He also enjoyed boating, weightlifting, riding motorcycles; and for years, being active on the C.B. radio where he went by the handle, Boxcar. Bob was also a fan of Country Music and enjoyed singing the classic tunes.

In addition to his wife of 68 years, he is survived by his children, Debra Kimble of Dover, Cynde (Bob) Green of Dennison, Sonja (Todd) Kinsey of Dennison, Robert Troy Carr of Dayton, and Eric (Deanna) Carr of Delaware and 12 grandchildren, Hillarie (Derek) Hegarty, Cortney (Adam) Rennecker, B.J. (Rebecca) Green, Tiffany (Jason) Crutchfield, Tara (Hector) Vega, Travis (Brittany) Kinsey, Jordan Skelley, Taylor Carr, Ryan Carr, Caitlynn Carr, Cody Carr, and Paris Roten; 20 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Completing the family is a brother, Donald (Margie) Carr of Port Washington, two brothers-in-law, Walter Brenneman and Rolland Snell; a brother and sister-in-law, Teddy (Judy) Gold, and sister and brother-in-law, Suzie (Harry) Heavilin as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by a son, Robin Carr; three sisters, Carol Lucas, Beverly Brenneman, and Barbara Snell as well as a brother, Steven Carr.

A private family service will be held in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia. Cremation will take place through the care of Geib’s Tuscarawas Valley Crematory with inurnment in Union Cemetery at Uhrichsville will take place at a later date.

Memorial contributions in Bob’s name may be directed to Crossroads Hospice, 3743 Boettler Oaks Drive Suite E, Uniontown, Ohio 44685.

 

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Born: November 11, 1932
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Arnita Hurst posted on 7/26/20

To Debi Kimble and Family God’s love is a light that can reach all corners of the earth. Lend your worries to Him and know that you are loved. Debi please know I’m praying for you in your grief, I know how much you loved your father because of the countless childhood memories you shared while teaching in North Carolina. God is a COMFORTER. Arnita Hurst

 

Linda Sell posted on 7/25/20

My deepest Condolences to the Family. I have never witnessed such True Love as Bob and Janet have. They still hold hands at their age. We could all take a lesson from them. May you Rest In Peace Bob. Linda Sell

 

Donald D Silverthorne posted on 7/23/20

So Sorry to hear about Bobs passing. We played football together for Newcomerstown. He was one of the best fullbacks to come out at Nct. God BLESS you all.

 

Tim vermillion posted on 7/22/20

I knew bob from being at claymont health and rehab for 5 months and we always talked every day and joked around. I will miss him a lot!

 

Paris Birney posted on 7/22/20

I am so very sorry to hear of the loss of Bob Carr. I know how very much he was loved. My condolences and all my thoughts and prayers are with the entire Carr family.

 

Terry Snell posted on 7/21/20

So sad to hear the loss of Uncle Bob , He will be missed . Prayers and thoughts are with the family. RIP Bob

 

Bret Adams posted on 7/21/20

Eric and family, My deepest sympathies for your loss. Your dad was always nice when he was coaching our Little League team, and both your dad and mom were nice when I visited your house when we were kids.

 

Roy,Sharon Golec posted on 7/20/20

So very sorry for your loss.

 

Mike Carr posted on 7/20/20

Uncle bob we are sad to see u go but the loved ones who went before u, will be glad to be with u again.Love from mike & Greg carr

 

Joey Lucas posted on 7/20/20

Rest in peace Great Uncle Bob. We Love you and miss you. From your great nephew, Joey Lucas.

 

MARY GOLD posted on 7/20/20

So sorry for your loss, Bob was such a sweet guy.

 

Sara and Brent Lehigh posted on 7/20/20

Prayers, sympathy and hugs , Cynde, Bob, Janet, BJ and Families on your loss.

 

George and Francy Nichols posted on 7/20/20

So sorry for your loss. Bob was such an amazing man. Praying for your family.

 

Dave and Karen Green posted on 7/20/20

Cynde and Bob...our condolences on you Father's passing.

 

julie Wallace Hoffman posted on 7/19/20

Great neighbors on Parrish St. Deep Sympathy for the family.

 

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