Nancy M. Carr, 76, residing in Bay View, passed away early Sunday morning, March 16, 2014, in Stein Hospice Care Center after a lengthy illness.
Nancy was born Aug. 10, 1937, in Sandusky, to Harold G. and Marjorie (Brant) Schenk.
Nancy graduated from Sandusky High School in 1957. She retired from Ford Motor Company in 1997 after 30 years of service. Nancy enjoyed the beach, going out to restaurants, watching movies, and spending time with her family.
Nancy is survived by her children, Rick A. (Kellie) Frederick of Milan, Randy L. (Teresa) Frederick of Navarre, Fla., Bruce W. (Jil) Carr of Sandusky, and Jennifer Carr of Toledo; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; five sisters, Betty Marvicsin, Mary Giedeman, Janet (Charles) Hunter, Peggy (Bill) Wick and Norma (Paul) Miller; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
In addition to her parents, Nancy was preceded in death by her husband in 2001, John N. Carr; brother, Harold G. Schenk Jr.; and sister, Phyllis Meeker.
At Nancy's request, there will be no funeral services. An informal celebration of Nancy's life will be held 1-4 p.m. Friday, March 21, at Chet & Matt's Pizza, in the back room, 1013 E. Strub Road, Sandusky.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to contribute to Nancy's memory may do so to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870, or Bay View Village Fire Department, 2312 Comanche Trail, Sandusky, OH 44870-6284.
Groff Funeral Homes and Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be shared at grofffuneralhomes.com.