Joan Phyllis Carr
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Joan Phyllis Carr

April 18, 1935 - June 10, 2013

Joan Phyllis Carr

April 18, 1935 - June 10, 2013


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Obituary for Joan Phyllis Carr

Joan "Phyllis" Carr, 78 of Ashland, went to be with the Lord in the early morning hours of Monday, June 10th 2013 at Mercy Home, Eagle Lake after a difficult battle with breast cancer. Phyllis was born April 18, 1935 to Julius and Hazel Moreau in Old Town, Maine and moved to Ashland years later with her husband and young children. Phyllis was predeceased by her parents, husband Milton "Bobby" Carr, and son Richard Moreau. She is survived by sons, Frederick Carr; George Carr and wife Lorraine of Ashland; daughter Carrie Bell and husband Dave of Caribou; son Robert Wirth and wife; and daughter Donna Lally. Phyllis was a very special Nana to her grandchildren, Megan Bechard; Keith Tingley III, Courtney Carr, Shawna Carr, Katie Jones, Tina Cowett and husband Alan, and several great-grandchildren. Services will be held at Ashland Advent Christian Church, Thursday June 13, 2013 at 11am. A celebration of Phyllis' life immediately following. Friends and family who wish to make donations can send them to the Ashland Advent Christian Church in her memory.

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