Susan M. Carr, age 54, of Lebanon Twp., NJ passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at home.
She was born on July 29, 1963 in Plainfield, NJ. She was a lifelong resident of Lebanon Twp., NJ.
She was the daughter of Lou and Barbara Polewka Perry of Lebanon Twp., NJ.
Susan was the wife of Edward F. Carr, celebrating 31 years of marriage.
She was a graduate of Voorhees High School, class of 1981.
Susan was a homemaker – she enjoyed caring for her family, home and farm. She also helped her husband with his business, Static Power in Phillipsburg, NJ.
Susan had many loves in life, including reading, traveling, fishing and animals. She traveled to all 50 states with her husband and loved going on family trips. She especially enjoyed being at their lake house on Lake Ontario.
Susan’s love of animals was evident. Spending her days on the farm, Susan loved to raise many animals including miniature donkeys, peacocks, sheep, and goats.
She volunteered with Lebanon Twp. Schools and Voorhees High School, where her sons attended. Susan also volunteered with Meals on Wheels for many years.
Survivors in addition to her loving husband include 2 sons; Dylan Carr and Mark Carr, both at home. She is also survived by her beloved German Shepherd, Jett.
She is predeceased in addition to her parents by her in-laws, George and Mary Carr and also her maternal grandmother, Jennie ‘Babcia’ Polewka, with whom she was very close with.
A celebration of Susan’s life will take place on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 2-5pm at the Glen Gardner VFW, 179 E. Main Street, Glen Gardner, NJ.
Arrangements by Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home in Lebanon, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Hunterdon Regional Cancer Center, 2100 Wescott Drive, Flemington, NJ 08822.