Betty Grace Carr, 94, of Baraboo, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at St. Clare Hospice House.
Betty was born in her home on Aug. 1, 1923, in the town of Baraboo, the daughter of Ray and Marie (Metcalf) Astle. She was a 1941 graduate of Baraboo High School and grew up in the Merrimac area during her childhood.
On April 20, 1946, she was united in marriage to Douglas A. Carr at First United Methodist Church in Baraboo. He preceded her in death on Aug. 3, 1980.
Survivors include a daughter, Janice Carroll of Porter, Texas; six grandchildren, David, Kristy, Doug and Michael Carroll, and Ryan and Andrea Batchelor; 13 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, John (Gwynlee) Astle of Bakersfield, California; one sister-in-law, Waunita Nass, Bonnie Morgan and Lorraine McMillan; and two brother-in-laws, Jimmy and Logan Carr.
In addition to her parents and husband, Betty was preceded in death by a daughter, Debra Bachelor; three son-in-laws, Du Wayne Batchelor, Larry and James Carroll; and three sister-in-laws, Bonnie Morgan, Lorraine McMillan and Waunita Nass.
Graveside services will take place at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Baraboo, with Pastor Marianne Cotter officiating. The Rago-Baldwin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.