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Irene Blanche Swant Carr
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1913
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Dec. 19, 2001
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA

Irene Carr, 88, Barron, Wis., died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2001, at Barron Memorial Medical Center.

She was born Sept. 20, 1913, in the Town of Arland, Barron County, Wis., the daughter of Fred and Blanche Swant. She grew up in Arland, Wis. She married Ray Francis Carr May 24, 1930, at Barron. She and her

husband farmed in the Town of Maple Grove for many years. She belonged to the Maple Grove Helping Hand club and the Homemakers club. She loved to sew, crochet, and make quilts for her grandchildren. She made many quilts. She was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Barron, the First Lutheran Ladies Aide and the Altar Guild.

Surviving are sons, Richard (Darlene) Carr, Sr. of Hillsdale and Gerald (Sandy) Carr of Turtle Lake; one daughter, Ardis (Larry) Syndergaard of Kalamazoo, Mich.; one brother, Marvin (Dorothy) Swant of Rice Lake; ten grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her husband on Aug. 30, 1987; her parents; one son, Stanley Carr; one grandson, Michael Carr; six brothers, and three sisters.

Funeral services Saturday, Dec. 22, at 11 a.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Barron, Rev. Jeff Schlesinger officiating with interment at Wayside Cemetery in Barron.

Visitation at the Rausch-Rockman Funeral Chapel in Barron Friday, Dec. 21, from 4-8 p.m. and for one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday.

Arrangements with the Rausch-Rockman Funeral Service in Barron.
Family links: 
  Frederick William Swant (1872 - 1927)
  Blanche Esther Gillett Swant (1879 - 1940)
  Ray F. Carr (1906 - 1987)*
  Ardis Carr Syndergaard (1934 - 2008)*
  Richard Ray Carr (1937 - 2012)*
  Mary Swant Flygstad (1897 - 1938)*
  Amy Lydia Swant Gilliand (1899 - 1953)*
  Merle M. Swant (1900 - 1914)*
  Cecil Fletcher Swant (1902 - 1969)*
  Nevan William Swant (1904 - 1977)*
  Eva M Swant Bergthold (1906 - 1982)*
  Carl A. Swant (1909 - 1987)*
  Irene Blanche Swant Carr (1913 - 2001)
  Martin I. Swant (1916 - 1977)*
  Marvin Swant (1917 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Wayside Cemetery
Barron County
Wisconsin, USA
Maintained by: Nicholas W
Originally Created by: John Christeson
Record added: Aug 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40132763
Irene Blanche <i>Swant</i> Carr
Added by: John Christeson
Irene Blanche <i>Swant</i> Carr
Added by: John Christeson
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 Added: Nov. 3, 2013

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