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Donald M. Karr

Donald M. Karr

March 19, 2010

Donald M. Karr was born in Harman, IL on Nov. 26, 1912. He graduated from the University of in 1936. That same year he moved to Denver to work for Mountain Bell (a predecessor of Qwest). He worked for the Comoany for forty-one plus years.

In 1943 Donald married Mary Regina Tynan who was the mother of all his children. She preceded him in death as did their two sons, Thomas an Kevin.

Donald is survived by his opresent beloved wife, Alice (Zwiefelhofer), daughters Anne Day (John), Pasadena, TX, Jane Fortin (Robert, dec.), New York, NY, Margaret Karr, Boston, MA, Sheila Karr (Richard Sackett), New York, NY, Margaret Karr (James Martin), Boulder, CO, daughter in law, Marilyn Karr (Kevin, dec.), Boulder, CO, 14 great children and 5 great grand children.

At the time of his death, Donald was a member of St. James Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Pac Christi USA and the 12:30 Bridge Club,

Mass of Christian burial was held on 3/23/10 at St. James Catholic Church, in Denver.

A memorial Mass will be held for Donald Karr at 6:00 pm, Monday, May 17th at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Bloomer, WI. Family and friends are welcome to attend. Lunch after the Mass in the Church basement.


6:00 pm, Monday, May 17th at St. Paul's Catholic Church


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