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3/10/2014 12:18:00 PM
Katheryn Jessie Umber Hunter Carr

Katheryn Jessie Umber Hunter Carr of Boothbay Harbor went to her Heavenly Father on March 1. She was surrounded by her loving family. Katheryn was born in Lake Placid, N.Y., the youngest of 11 children, to Richard and Emma (Stalker) Umber. She graduated high school and went on to become a dedicated registered nurse.

She was married to Wallace Hunter (deceased) of Ogdensburg. N.Y., then married Lowell Alan Carr.

Katheryn was a member of the VFW and the AMVETS in Ogdensburg, N.Y. She enjoyed volunteering in the kitchen, dancing, bingo, travel, gambling, and living life to the fullest. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Katheryn was predeceased by husband, Lowell A. Carr; beloved daughter, Judith Hunter Wylie Fox; and great-grandson, Michael Green.

She is survived by her daughter, Gail M. Hunter of Woolwich; son, Gregory A Carr of Ogdensburg, N.Y.; grandchildren, Donald Wylie, Tamie Winters Bedard, Sandra A. Winters, Daniel T. Winters, Ryan Carr; special honorary grandchildren, Donna Grover Colford and Frank Grover III; 20 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren with one on the way! She is also survived by many nieces and nephews including special nieces and traveling companions Shirley Mills and Anne Terry.

A celebration of life will be held in the spring.

Memorial contributions to Veterans Services may be made in lieu of flowers.

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Arrangements are made by Desmond Funeral Home.

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