Frances Marie Carr

June 20th, 2015 12:10 pm

First Posted: 4/4/2012

Frances Marie Carr, 82, of Scranton, died Thursday, March 29 in Mountain View Care Center.

She was born May 12, 1929, in Scranton, the daughter of the late Earle Arthur and Agnes McCarthy Carr. She was educated in the Clarks Summit schools and was a 1947 graduate of Clarks Summit High School, she continued her studies at Lackawanna Business College. She was employed by the Scranton Transit Co. as a sales clerk and was a member of Our Lady of the Snows Parish, Clarks Summit.

Surviving is a brother, John M. Carr Jr. and wife, Patricia Marie, Nicholson; two nephews, John M. Carr Jr. and Timothy James Carr; four great-nephews, Michael, Mathew, Nicholas and Nathan Carr.

The graveside service was to be Tuesday, April 3 at 11 a.m. in Cathedral Cemetery, 1708 Oram St., Scranton, by the Rev. Philip A. Altavilla, pastor of St. Peter's Cathedral Parish. Arrangements are being made by the Jennings-Calvey Funeral and Cremation Services Inc., 111 Colburn Ave., Clarks Summit, PA 18411.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter's Cathedral, 315 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, PA 18503. For more information, directions, or to send an online condolence, visit