G. Carr, 91, formerly of 26 Grand Street Danville PA passed away Sunday,
August 28, 2011 at Emmanuel Nursing Center at Maria Joseph Danville PA. She
had also resided at Heritage Heights in Danville PA. She was born November
23, 1919 in Montour County PA, the daughter of the late Howard R. and Olive
V. Golder Bitler.
was a devoted homemaker and an Avon lady for 30 years in the Danville area.
She enjoyed scrapbooking and organizing photo albums. She also enjoyed
various crafts which included needleworking.
was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, William F. Carr on
February 1, 2001. They were married September 28, 1942. She is survived by
one son, Robert W. Carr and his wife Cathi of Wicomico Church VA and five
daughters; Gloria Ann Hans and her husband Donald of Danville PA, Barbara L.
Minnick and her husband Carl of Danville PA, Janet M. Gemberling and her
husband Gary of Lewisburg PA, Nancy A. Carr of Monroe NC and Eileen F.
Hettinger and her husband Timothy of Sunbury PA. Also surviving are 20
grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren as well as several
great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by one brother, Gordon
Bitler of Danville PA and one sister, Romayne Swisher of Montgomery PA.
Also surviving is one daughter-in-law Shirley Dawn Kline of Michigan.
Several nieces and nephews also survive her. She was preceded in death by
one son, John F. Kline, a grandson, Chadwick A. Carr and two brothers,
Robert and Raymond Bitler.
Relatives and friends are invited to attended funeral services to be held
Thursday, September 1, 2011 at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning
Street Danville PA at 11:00 AM with the Reverend Craig D. Laidacker
Bloomsburg Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Elan Memorial
Park in Bloomsburg PA. Friends will be received from 9:30 AM until time of