CARR, Daniel D. Carr of Wayland, MI, formerly of Otsego passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at the Laurels of Sandy Creek in Wayland. He was born November 7, 1934 in Plainwell, the son of Archie and Wilhelmina (Troeger) Carr. Dan proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. For many years he worked at Crescent Metal Products in Allegan. Dan had attended Otsego Church of God and Friendship Wesleyan Church and enjoyed visiting with his many friends. On January 8, 1959 in Otsego he married Pauline Miller who passed away in 2007.
Surviving are his son Gary Carr of Battle Creek, grandson, Jason (Victoria) Decker of Delton; siblings, Geneve (Carl) Flickinger, Lue Camburn and Gene Carr along with many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and many siblings.
According to this wishes cremation has taken place. Contributions in memory of Dan may be made to Otsego VFW Post #3030 or to Friendship Wesleyan Church of Plainwell.
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April 14, 2021 at 5:02 pm
Uncle Dan, I will truly miss you. Your stories and special logic were definitely unique. I love you.
Sandra Lou Bonarski
April 14, 2021 at 7:37 pm
Very sorry to hear about Uncle Dan’s passing. My thoughts and Prayers are with your family during this time of grief. Love you all!
Sally A Laws
April 15, 2021 at 7:40 am
Mr Carr was a customer of mine at the bank many years ago, what a nice man, sorry to hear of his loss ❤️
April 15, 2021 at 1:32 pm
Gary: So sorry to hear of your fathers passing. Bob Mason.
April 15, 2021 at 4:51 pm
My deepest condolences go to the family. Daniel was always a joy to have at the Christian Care and Share meals at Martin United Methodist Church. He was always laughing and fun to have at the monthly meals.
Mike and Carolyn Wolski
April 20, 2021 at 8:48 am
So sorry to hear of Dan’s passing. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.
April 20, 2021 at 6:29 pm
You were dearly loved!, And you will dearly be missed!
May 9, 2021 at 8:22 pm
So sorry for your loss , I knew him when he worked for Advanced Auto picking up parts and running errands, what a character, I liked him
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