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E. Carol Kerr

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E. Carol Kerr, 74, of Carlisle, passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at Carlisle Regional Medical Center.  She was born on December 30, 1942 in Carlisle, and was a daughter of the late Arthur H. and Mary (Keiter) Goodhart and was the widow of Robert W. Kerr, who died on March 20, 2011.

Carol attended Big Spring High School and earned her GED from Cumberland Valley High School.  She was a homemaker and had worked for the former Carlisle Tire & Rubber Co. and was a cook for the Carlisle Eagles Aerie 1299 for 20 years.  Carol was also a member of the Eagles Ladies Auxiliary and the Ladies of the Moose Lodge, Carlisle. 

She is survived by one son, Ronald W. and his wife, Michelle Kerr of Carlisle, two brothers; Arthur F. and his wife, Ess Goodhart of Newville and Gerald J. Goodhart of Carlisle, one sister, Joy K and her husband, Robert Sherman of Carlisle, one step-daughter, Elizabeth and her husband, Jeff Seibert of Carlisle, one granddaughter, Alexus Kerr, five step-grandchildren; Hannah Kerr, Zach Kerr, Aaron Kerr, Morganne Kerr and Derek Seibert and many nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by three sisters; Violet G. Newcomer, Donna M. Smith and Patricia G. Whalen and one step-son, David A. Kerr.

In following Carol’s wishes there will be no services.  Ewing Brothers Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association in memory of Carol.  www.Since1853.com

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You will truly be missed. I always thought you had a heart of gold and truly enjoyed talking with you. The love you had for Bob was also very inspirational. I'm sure he was waiting for you and gave you a huge embrace. Prayers to Ronnie and the family during this difficult time. Remember to keep her close and she will live within u u too your eyes meet hers again. God Bless
Brandi Reiber
Sorry to hear of this. Carol and Bob were great people and will be missed. We will pray for them.
Dennis and Patti Hickey
Sending my thoughts and prayers to the family and friends. She had such a big heart and will be missed greatly.
Bobbi Jo Koch

My condolences. Knew Carol for many years at 413 and 415 North College Street. God Bless you all.

Ray "Buz" Wolfe, Jr.

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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