Cedric Vincent "Vince" Carr, 85 of Dartmouth, it is with broken hearts we announce the passing of Cedric Vincent Carr on June 6, 2018 in Datmouth General Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Vince was born on August 15, 1932 in Geary, NB and he was the son of the late Clarence and Laura Carr.
He is survived by his loving wifeof 60 years, Bettyann Carr; daughter Susan Carr Rudolph (Darren); grandchildren Jasmine Rudolph, Kyle Rudolph and Brady Rudolph; sisters Connie Carr of Fredericton, NB; Elsie Evans of Fredericton, NB; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his sister Marilyn Carr (St. John's, NL).
Vince began his career with CNR and then served in the Royal Canadian Navy for 30 years as a Chief Petty Officer. After retirement from the navy he worked at the Halifax shipyards as a Quality Assurance Engineer until his retirement in 1996. Vince loved being with his family and friends and could always be counted on to lend a helping hand where needed. His three grandchilren were the light of his life and enjoyed watching them grow up and spoiling them. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Lrgion and the Atlantic Chief and P.O.'s Association. During his time with the Atlantic Chief and P.O.'s Association he was involved in many projects and served as Entertainment Chair.
Special thank you to 3 West at the Datrmouth General Hospital for their extra special care and compassion.
Cremation has taken place and a service will be held on Monday June 11, 2018 at 2:00 pm in the Woodlawn United Church, interment will follow in Woodlawn Community Cemetery. Reception will be held following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Diabetes Canada. Arrangements have been entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, 34 Coldbrook Village Park Dr., Coldbrook, NS, B4P 1B9 (902-679-2822).