Joan Carr - 80

2/27/1934 - 9/29/2014

Oregon

Joan M. Carr, 80, of Oregon, died Monday September 29, 2014 in KSB Hospital, Dixon. Born February 28, 1934 in Dixon, the daughter of John W. and Margaret B. (Sorbe) Miller. She was a 1953 graduate of Dixon High School. Married to Orville “Red” Carr April 30, 1955 in Dixon; he died April 21, 1992. Joan worked at City Hall for the City of Oregon 23 years, retiring in 1993.
Following her retirement, she always enjoyed helping her daughter at her flower shop and spending time with family. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Oregon VFW Post 8739, was involved in the Red Hat Society and loved putting puzzles together with friends at First Family. Survived by her daughter, Cindy (Mike) Bunger of Oregon; grandson, Brent (Jennie) Bunger of Ashton; cousin, Eleanor Kyker; niece, Terri Bain and many other nieces and nephews. Also predeceased by her parents. Funeral services will be held at 11:30am Thursday October 2 in Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon, preceded by visitation beginning at 10:00am. Pastor Michael Hoffman of Oregon Church of God will officiate. Burial in Daysville Cemetery. Memorials may be made in Joan’s name to Lighthouse United Methodist Church, Franklin Grove Nursing Home or Serenity Hospice

Visitation:

10 - 11:30am Thursday 10/2 in funeral home

Service:

11:30am Thursday 10/2 in funeral home

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