October 31, 1933 - April 3, 2016

 

Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Atonement Lutheran Church in St. Cloud for Hazel B. Carr, age 82 of St. Cloud who passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at St. Benedict’s Senior Community Memory Care Unit in St. Cloud. Reverend Erica Kennedy will officiate. Private interment will take place at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls.

Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud and after 9:30 a.m. on Friday at the church. There will be a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.

Hazel was born October 31, 1933 in Watertown, South Dakota to Robert and Leilia “Nena” (Johnson) Amacher. She graduated from Huron High School in 1951, later from the St. John’s School of Nursing also in Huron and became a Registered Nurse. Hazel married Charles A. Carr on October 16, 1954 American Lutheran Church in Huron, South Dakota. She was a Registered Nurse in Brookings, Sioux Falls, and Watertown, South Dakota and Marshall, Minnesota she retired from the St. Cloud Hospital in 1996. Hazel was an active member of Atonement Lutheran Church. Her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren were her pride and joy. She loved to travel with her husband over the years and enjoyed photography.

Hazel is survived by her husband of 61 years, Charles; sons, Mike (Sue) of St. Cloud, Steve (Ruth) of St. Cloud; daughters, Cathie (Pat) Hartmann of Sartell and Karen (Todd Fritz) of Shakopee; ten grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A special thank you to the caring staff at St. Benedict’s Senior Community Memory Care Unit and the wonderful staff from St. Croix Hospice.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.