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“Sara and I trully sad to hear of your loss Sherlene, Leon and I shared many stories and times at the lots over the years. He was always fun and happy...Read More »
1 of 2 | Posted by: CY and SARA HASKETT - Echo, OR

“We were sorry to learn of the death of Leon. The Carr brothers and Vic go 'way back. Our prayers are with the family during this time of grief. ...Read More »
2 of 2 | Posted by: Connie Purvis - Troutdale, OR

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Leon R. Carr Pendleton June 26, 1942-March 15, 2012 Leon Carr was born on June 26, 1942 to Glen and Grace Rachel (Gilliland) Carr in Walla Walla, Wash. He went home to Milton-Freewater with an older brother, Neil Carr, and was later joined by a sister, Nelda Carr King. He was married to Sherlene Gourley Carr in 1962. He is survived by his wife, brother Neil, sister Nelda, sons Glen of Pendleton and Scott of Caulfield, Mo., daughter Connie Woodruff of Pendleton, six grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren with one expected in August and one in October of 2012. Donations may be made to kidney dialysis and transplant programs or a charity of choice through Burns Mortuary of Pendleton. A memorial was held on Monday, March 19, 2012, at Skyview Memorial Park.

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