Marlene E. “Molly” Carr, 80, of 403 Valley View Ave, Ridgway, died Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at Penn Highlands Elk following a short illness.
She was born on August 3, 1942 in Ridgway, a daughter of the late Andy and Edith Oertly Mrofchinski.
On May 7, 1976, she married Donald O. Carr, who preceded her in death May 22, 2017.
Molly was a lifelong resident of Ridgway and a member of the Faith United Church of Christ. She spent her time crocheting dish scrubbies, playing cards, and enjoying her friends at the senior center. Molly took great pleasure in the time she got to spend with her friends and family.
She is survived by 2 sons: Donald A. Carr and James R. Smith both of Ridgway, 3 daughters: Tina Linn Christner of Ohio, Kelly Jo Smith of Ridgway and Elizabeth Peterson of Springboro, PA, 4 grandchildren: Ian, Kagney, Harlee, and Cortland, and 2 great grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister, Brenda Weisenfluh of Johnsonburg, numerous nieces and nephews, and her beloved dog, Ceelo.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Rodger Mrofchinski.
Funeral services are being held privately and at the convenience of the family.
Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or to the Ridgway Animal Haven.
Krise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 130 Center Street, Ridgway, PA 15853 is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be offered to the family at www.krisefuneralhome.com