Daniel “Dan” Dean Carr, 85, of Oak Grove, MO passed away Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at his home. Graveside service will be held Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at Blue Springs Cemetery at 1:00 pm.
Daniel was born May 30, 1930 in Independence to John and Mary (Masters) Carr. On July 23, 1953 he was united in marriage to Mary (Fisbach) Carr. He was a mechanic in the United States Marine Corps and stationed in Korea. He worked as a mail sorter for Union Station for 27 years and retired. Dan was hands down the best mechanic, lived by a strict code of honesty and integrity, loved spending time in the garage and outside, and with his family. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; daughter, Dana Carr; brothers, Billy and John Carr; sisters: Mary Banks, Diane Karuse, and Virginia Crowder; and great grandson, Sebastian.
He is survived by his son Daniel Carr of Oak Grove, MO; sister, Ann “Tilly” Friend of Creighton, MO; grandchildren, Daniel Carr of Oklahoma and Casey Carr of Joplin, MO; and great grandchildren, Kaydence and Elijah.