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Margarita Delores Estrada Carr
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1911
Santa Margarita
San Luis Obispo County
California, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 2011
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Margarita Estrada Carr, 99, was born in Santa Margarita in 1911, and died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2011 in Glendale, Calif. She graduated from Atascadero High in 1930 and Woodbury College in Los Angeles in 1932. She married Clarence O. Carr in 1934 and moved to the Los Angeles area. She loved writing poetry and novels, and loved watching all sports - the Dodgers and Angels were her favorite teams. She enjoyed and was very proud of her family. She was queen of the first "Days of Dons" and honored to have been the Grand Marshall of the Days of The Dons Parade in 1994. Margarita is survived by her children Robert Carr, Sylvia Carr Jones and William F. Carr; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren. She was the last of the 19 children of Rose and Frederico Estrada and granddaughter of Joaquin Estrada, a one-time owner of the Santa Margarita Ranch. The recitation of the rosary will begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011, at Chapel of the Roses, 3450 El Camino Real in Atascadero. The Celebration of her life Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at The Santa Margarita De Cortona Catholic Church, 22515 H St. in Santa Margarita, with burial at Santa Margarita Cemetery. After burial, there will be a gathering at the Santa Margarita Community Hall, the corner of I and Murphy Streets. Chapel of the Roses 466-1161 Atascadero

Published in San Luis Obispo Tribune on January 25, 2011 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederico ESTRADA (1856 - 1941)
  Rose Ann BARRIOS ESTRADA (1870 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarence Orval Carr (1904 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Estrada (1893 - 1988)**
  George Adrian Estrada (1897 - 1980)**
  Margarita Delores Estrada Carr (1911 - 2011)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Santa Margarita Cemetery
Santa Margarita
San Luis Obispo County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 24, 2011
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Margarita Delores <i>Estrada</i> Carr
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Margarita Delores <i>Estrada</i> Carr
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