Sunday, March 24, 2013

RIP Michael Carr, West Sacramento Native

CARR, Michael G.
Passed away March 16, 2013 in his West Sacramento home surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of 46 years to Betty Carr. Loving father of Kerri (Albert) and Ryan Carr. Dear brother of Larry and Danny Carr. Devoted and proud grandfather of Justyn, Chelsea, Kaine, Lydian, Andy and Ariana. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Daniel and Betty. A graduate of James Marshall High in 1964, he was an outstanding athlete excelling in football and track. Mike served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He served his community as a firefighter for over 31 years receiving numerous awards including the Medal of Valor. He enjoyed traveling, golfing and fishing with his family and friends. We will all love him forever and miss him dearly. All are invited to attend a Celebration of Life service on Friday, March 22, 2013 at 11:00 A.M at River Cities Funeral Chapel, 910 Soule St., West Sacramento. Memorials preferred to your local Childhood Leukemia Foundation or the Sacramento Burn Institute.

Published in The Sacramento Bee on March 19, 2013

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