Chief Photographers Mate

Born: Waukegan, Illinois on October 31, 1934
Deceased: July 24, 2011, Las Vegas, NV.


PHC Ed Carr

Edward Patrick Carr, 76 of Las Vegas passed away July 25, 2011. He was born in Waukegan, Illinois on October 31, 1934 and was a 16 year resident of Nevada. Edward served in the Navy during the Korean and Vietnam War. He retired as a Chief Photographer in the U.S. Navy after 26 years of service. After retirement, he worked at Holy Cross Cemetery in San Diego, Ca for several years. Then, he worked at Port Hueneme, California in the Civil Engineering Lab , then, went to work for the Federal Government at Naval Education and Training for 13 years before really retiring. When moving to Las Vegas, he worked at Silverstone Golf Course also Badlands Golf Course where he played much golf, which he loved. He was preceded in death by his parents Edward and Nora Carr. Edward was married to his wife Barbara for 57 years who survives him. Other survivors are daughter Nancy (Brian) Dingman and Tom (Tricia) Carr, 2 grandsons Mitchell and Alexander.