Farming Rural 07

Corwin Karr, Jr

November 6, 1948 ~ June 23, 2021 (age 72)

Obituary

Corwin Dwight Karr, Jr, son of Corwin Dwight Karr, Sr and LaVonne (Gregg) Karr, was born November 6, 1948 in Mount Ayr, Iowa.

Corwin, better known as Junior, learned to work hard at an early age. Junior farmed and did a lot of welding. He enjoyed earning extra money by trapping. In later years, Junior enjoyed Flea Markets. He enjoyed raising horses and hunting most of his adult life. Most of all, Junior loved his family and spending time with them.

Junior married Jackie Meyers and to this marriage, two daughters were born: Ramona and LaDonna.

Junior and Elaine McCampbell shared over 30 years of their lives together. They enjoyed each other and their blended families became one. In addition to their own children, they also helped raise their granddaughter, Karen.

Junior became a resident of Eden Acres Campus of Perry Lutheran Homes of Perry, Iowa in November 2020. Junior passed away on June 23, 2021.

He was preceded in death by his parents; life partner Elaine McCampbell; daughter LaDonna; sister Valerie Fletchall.

Survivors include his daughter Ramona Kallash of Waukee, IA; grandchildren Karen Valdez Gonzalez of Nevada, IA, Stephanie Page of Emporia, KS, Dustin Ely of Des Moines, IA, Heather Page of Des Moines, IA, Tyler Ann Jones, and Dana Silva; great grandchildren Vienna Page, Miquelo Valdez Gonzalez, Adrianna Valdez Gonzalez, Gabriela Valdez Gonzalez, Alora Ely, Lily McClain, Atlas Page; step-children Curtis Page, Jr of North Dakota, John Page of Nevada, IA, Patti Page Jones of Creston, IA, Charles Page of Emporia, KS; step-grandchildren Chris Page, John Page, Jr, Leta Maly, Lisa Vanamburg, Jessica Page, Michael Groves, Curtis Page III, Jeffery Sterling, Crystal Matney; many step great grandchildren and step great great grandchildren relatives and friends.

A memorial fund has been established in his name to be decided.

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Funeral Service


Services

Visitation With Family Present
Wednesday
June 30, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Armstrong Funeral Home
205 West Monroe St
Mount Ayr, IA 50854

Memorial Service
Wednesday
June 30, 2021

2:00 PM
Armstrong Funeral Home
205 West Monroe St
Mount Ayr, IA 50854

Burial
Wednesday
June 30, 2021

Trinity Hills Cemetery
16773 State Hwy 2
Decatur, IA 50067

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