MONTE VISTA—Max Eugene Carr, 73, passed away on Sept. 17, 2013 in Monte Vista.
He was born on Dec. 8, 1939 in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois to William “Bill” Carr and Marian Armstrong Carr. As an accountant he worked with Frontier Airlines where he enjoyed the work and travel. He was an advocate and swimming trainer for the children’s Special Olympics and a tutor at Red Rocks Community College in retirement.
He was a member of the Kiwanis and an avid participant at Bronco games for many years. He supported the Conour Animal Shelter. Max truly loved God and his family. He enjoyed golf, sharing his gift of voice in many choirs over the years, ballroom dance, playing chess, classical music and playing his saxophone. His kindness and gentle strength will be missed.
Max is survived by his wife Rose Brittain of Monte Vista, his children Cynthia Carr of Lakewood, Colo. and Jon Carr of Lancaster, Ohio, as well as his sister Jocille Quick of Lakewood, Colo.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Cremation was selected and a private family service will be held at a later date.
To sign an online guestbook or to leave private condolences for the family, please visit www.rogersfunerals.comFor the complete article see the 09-26-2013 issue.