Janet Irene Carr

December 27, 2019


Janet Irene Carr, age 79 of Piqua, passed away Friday, December 27, 2019 at her residence.  She was born August 30, 1940 in Sidney, Ohio to the late Charles Nicholson and Justine (Bernhold) Nicholson. She married the love of her life, Hal Carr, on February 4, 1959 and he preceded her in death January 5, 2006.

She is survived by children Christine Prestia of Perryopolis, PA; David (Amy) Carr of Piqua; Melony Davidson of Greenville, Alecia (Rick) Langston of Piqua; four grandchildren David Carr, Jeremy Davidson, Amanda Whatton, Matheu Langston; 7 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; brother Robert (Elsa) Nicholson of Santa Anna, CA; Tom (Evelyn) Nicholson of Santa Anna, CA; sister Ruth Larger of Sidney. She is preceded in death by 3 brothers, 3 sisters, and granddaughter Elizabeth Carr.

Janet retired from Huffy Bicycle in Celina, Ohio. She was a lifelong member of Holy Angels Catholic Church and was a 1958 graduate of Holy Angels Catholic School. She enjoyed crafts, knitting, gardening, and fishing at St. Mary’s lake. She loved spending time with her family.

Family and friends may call Monday, December 30, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, Ohio, 45365. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 324 S. Ohio Ave., Sidney, with Father Andrew Hess officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery in Piqua. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Angels Catholic Church in Janet’s memory. Arrangements for the Carr family are in the care of Adams Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed online at  

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December 30, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Adams Funeral Home
1401 Fair Road
Sidney, Ohio 45365

Mass of Christian Burial
December 31, 2019

10:30 AM
Holy Angels Catholic Church
324 S. Ohio Ave.
Sidney, Ohio 45365

December 31, 2019

11:00 AM
Forest Hill Cemetery
St. Rt. 66
Piqua, OH 45356

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