John W. Carr


John W. Carr age 82 of Camanche, passed away Monday Aug. 12, 2019 at Genesis East Medical Center in Davenport. Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorial services will be held Friday 11:00 AM at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Friday 10:00 AM until the service hour at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at

John was born Nov. 17, 1936 in Clinton, the son of Edra and Leola (Scott) Carr. He graduated from Clinton High School in 1956. John served in the US Army from 1956 to 1959. He married Carol Jones on June 20, 1965 in Clinton. John worked as a TV and Radio Repairman in Camanche for many years. He enjoyed fishing, finding snails, and using his computer.

John is survived by his wife, Carol Carr of Camanche; his five children, Dawn Carr of Clinton, Shelly (Eric) Fredrick of McHenry, IL, John B. Carr of Clinton, Elizabeth (Robert) Bauer of Hazel Green, WI, and Jennifer (Jason) Lee of Camanche; seven grandchildren, Steven, Austin, Willow, Devyn, John, Reilly, and Connor; his brother, Robert Kelley of Hazelton, IA; and his two sisters, Sharon Feigel and Leola Hoagland both of Mason City, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.
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Lisa Caruso
Aug 14, 2019
My heart goes out to you and your family. I am so sorry to hear of John's death. I hope it helps you through this tough time to know friends are thinking of you and I will keep you in my prayers. May Jehovah comfort you in your time of grief.
Much love , affection and sympathy,
Lisa Caruso
Katie Gerling/Stauffer
Aug 13, 2019
John and Carol both loving , caring, hard working people. John I remember the many times you fixed out television and shared your homemade beer. Love you and Fly with the Angels John.
Brian Hansen
Aug 13, 2019
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