|

Mary A. Carr, 88

Shrewsbury – Mary A. (Madden) Carr, 88, a resident of the Southgate Community, died Saturday, March 23, 2013 in her home with her loving family by her side. Her husband of 51 years, Lt. Col. Charles H. Carr, USMC, Ret., died in 1996.

She leaves her loving children, Richard Carr and his wife Barbara of Needham and Susan Szajna and her husband Stan of Sutton; six grandchildren, Dr. Michael Carr, Eric Carr, William Carr, Anthony Szajna, Stephanie Szajna Sellazzo, and Susan Szajna Bresnahan; 14 great-grandchildren; and three nieces and one nephew. She was predeceased by her brother, Robert Madden.

Mary was born in Worcester, daughter of the late William and Julia (Jurre) Madden. She graduated from North High School and Katherine Gibbs Secretarial

School.

Mary was an avid reader, enjoyed traveling and loved spending time with her extended family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral Mass celebrating Mary's life Saturday, April 6, at 10 a.m., in Saint Mary's Church, 640 Main St., Shrewsbury. Burial will follow in the family lot in Worcester County Memorial Park of Paxton. Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home is assisting the Carr family with arrangements.

Memorial donations can be made Rosie's Place, 889 Harrison Ave., Boston, MA 02118.

To leave a note of condolence for Mary's family or to view her “Book of Memories,” please visit www.brittonfuneralhomes.com.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=34067

Posted by on Apr 3 2013. Filed under Obituaries. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • Jennifer Owen: In these troubling times, it is so wonderful to hear a story like this, in our own community no less....
  • Reli Abilities: Yet the Town of Northborough removed the Accessible Route for individuals who are disabled into the...
  • Ken: Daniel Wesson was also co-founder of the Smith and Wesson Revolver Company in 1856, later Smith and Wesson...
  • Jim Pillsbury: What is it about democracy and the rule of law that Ian Johnson doesn’t get? The gutless leaders...
  • Terry: As a town resident who rides by this development twice a day it nice to see how it is taking shape. I feel...