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Richard Carr

September 6, 1940 — March 17, 2021

Richard Allen Carr, 80, passed away on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at Hillview Healthcare and Rehab Center.

Born on September 6, 1940 in Wheeling, WV to the late Jacob Carr and Emma Losh. He is also preceded in death by his son, Jacob Carr II.

Richard served in the U.S. Army and worked as a super intendent for multiple construction companies. He also enjoyed fishing and playing golf in his spare time.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Eleanor Preston; son, Rick Carr Jr. and wife Donna; daughter, Kathy Carr; seven grandchildren, Nicholas, Jennifer, Hanna, Ashley, Raymond, Randy and Patricia; siblings, Tom Carr and wife Marti, Anita Cessna and husband Tom; nine great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service will be held at Durst Funeral Home in Frostburg, MD on Monday, March 22, 2021 at 10 am. Family and friends will be received one hour prior.

Interment will be at Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery.

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