Mr. Carr was born in New Hampshire to the late Earl and Irene (Cheney) Carr. He has been a resident of this area for most of his life.
Mr. Carr worked for IUOE Local #545, Syracuse with the Darling Co., Buffalo, NY as an operating engineer with heavy duty equipment.
He was pre-deceased by his sister Helen Wright.
Mr. Carr is survived by his wife of 57 years Karen Carr of Scriba, NY, 3 children: Terrie (Scott) Purce of Fair Haven, NY; Randy (Maryalice) Carr of Ransomville, NY; Lori Carr of Oswego, NY; his brother: Percy Carr of Oswego; 3 grandchildren: Sarah Purce, Cortnie Purce, Cassandra Carr; and great grandson: Owen.
Funeral Service and Burial will be held privately. There will be no calling hours.
The Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th St., Oswego has care of the arrangements.
Donation: Friends of Oswego County Hospice, PO Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126.