Frances C. Carr
Frances Carr, of Tinley Park, Illinois was born on April 13, 1922 to John & Margaret (Rutherford) Ploger in Chicago, Illinois. She grew up in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Calumet High School. Frances met her future husband, Donald Carr, on a blind date and it was love at first sight. They were married for almost 44 years when Donald died. Frances' family was very important to her. For years she knitted beautiful sweaters and coats for her children and grandchildren. She was an excellent crafter of jewelry, dolls and stuffed animals. Later, she knitted shawls for hospital patients. Frances was a life-long Cubs fan. Frances was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a son- Robert Carr, and her five siblings. She was the loving mother of Carole (Bruce) Magnuson, Susan (Thomas) Skubisz, Donald Carr, Donna (James) Yamka and Peggy (Rob Stockwell) Carr Cox; dear grandmother of Keith (Kelly) Skubisz, Kevin Skubisz, Kevin Cox, Kenneth (Lindsay) Skubisz, Jason Cox, Brandy Yamka and Dakota Yamka. Frances was blessed with three great grandchildren: Madison Skubisz, Nathaniel Skubisz and Charlotte Skubisz. Visitation Saturday 8:15AM until time of prayers at 9:30AM at Lawn Funeral Home 17909 S 94th Ave Tinley Park, IL 60487 to St. Stephen Deacon & Martyr Church Mass 10:00AM. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. Funeral info (708) 532-3100.
8:15AM to 9:30AM on Saturday July 23, 2016
Lawn Funeral Home - Tinley Park