Thursday, July 30, 2020 ~ 10:30 a.m.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
Interment at Sunrise North Cemetery ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
**Face masks are required
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 ~ 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Svoboda Funeral Home ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
In care of the family.
*Service will be live streamed on the Svoboda Funeral Home Facebook page
Joseph G. Carr, 79, of Wahoo, NE, entered into eternal rest on Friday, July 24, 2020 at his home surrounded by family in Wahoo, NE. He was born February 12, 1941 in Auburn, NE to Sidney Michael and Alma Louise (Wrisinger) Carr. In 1959, Joe graduated from Auburn High School in Auburn, NE. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force until he was honorably discharged in 1964. On June 25, 1961, Joe was united in marriage to IvaDell Hahn at St. Matthew Church in Johnson, NE.
Joe worked for Lincoln Telephone & Telegraph for over 35 years until his retirement. He was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, American Legion #82, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Kiwanis Club and the Frank H. Woods Pioneers. Joe volunteered at many organization through the years, as a scout leader and an election poll volunteer. He was a great man, husband, father and grandfather. His greatest pride and joy was his family.
He is survived by children, Terry Carr, JoDell (Chris) Hajek, Christi (Shannon) Light, Cheryl (Toby) Anderson and Caryl (Chuck) Johannsen; grandchildren, Tiara, Tiffany, Tyler, C.J. (Alicia), Amanda (Cole), Ben, Christopher, Trevor, Avery, Olivia, Emma, Reed and Delaney; 5 great-grandchildren; siblings, Juanita (Andy) Love, Sandra Brubek, Shirley Goff, Sharon (Danny) Jewell, Nancy Seybert and Robin Konigsmark; sister-in-law, Wanda Carr; many other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by beloved wife of 55 years, Iva Dell Carr; parents, Sidney and Alma Carr; brothers, Richard Carr and Jack Carr.