September 27, 1941 - September 30, 2021
Mrs. Helen P. Carr 80, of Pittsfield, passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2021, at her home peacefully with her family by her side. Born in Pittsfield, MA, on September 27, 1941, the daughter of the late Albert and Doris Lindsay, she graduated from Pittsfield High School. After graduating from high school, Helen worked at England Brothers Department Store then enjoyed working at the Berkshire Eagle in their billing department. In 1971, Helen and her husband chose to make raising their family a prioity, and began their livelihood with establishing Ronald Carr Building & Remodeling where she completed all the bookkeeping for over 30 years. Among many things, she found joy in growing her flower and vegatable gardens, planning and decorating their home for all holiday gatherings, taking care of their beloved cats and dogs but above all else she loved her family, supporting her children as they grew up in all their endeavors. Known to be the 2nd mother to the children in the neighborhood, all were welcomed to a delicious homecooked meal. Helen is survived by her husband, Ronald E. Carr, son Glenn Carr, daughter Patricia Carr (Joseph Kenealy), niece Cindy Luciani (Bernard), William Rogers, sister in law Janet Ellsworth, brother in law Duane Carr and many niece, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her brother Robert Lindsey, sister Dorothy Ashley niece Donna Rogers and brother in law Byron Carr. Funeral Notice: Funeral services for Mrs. Helen P. Carr be Tuesday, October 5, 2021, with a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 12:00 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church, celebrated by the Rev. A. Peter Gregory, Pastor Emeritus of St. Charles Church. Burial will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Pittsfield, MA. Calling hours will be Tuesday prior to the service from 9:30a.m to 11:30 a.m. at the Dwyer Funeral Home, 776 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. To best ensure everybody's safety, due to the recent rise in Covid cases, all who attend these services are required to wear face masks. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to HospiceCare in the Berkshires or the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home.
Mrs. Helen P. Carr 80, of Pittsfield, passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2021, at her home peacefully with her family by her side. Born in Pittsfield, MA, on September 27, 1941, the daughter of the late Albert and Doris Lindsay, she graduated... View Obituary & Service Information
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