Evans Funeral Home
"Compassionate Funeral Service"
Carrington and New Rockford, North Dakota
701.652.3003 or 701.947.2911
Secondary Number ~ 701.650.9937
Virginia (Carr) Freeman, age 88, of Carrington, ND, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 12, 2021, at Golden Acres Manor, Carrington.
Virginia Louise Wolf was born on May 11, 1933 in Bordulac, ND, to John Wolf and Margret (Rensch) Wolf. She was raised in Bordulac and attended school there. After graduation, she taught school at Melville, ND. On November 16, 1953, Virginia married J. Maurice Carr in Bordulac; there they lived on a farm and raised ten children. Virginia enjoyed all aspects of farm life, including helping in the field and running for parts. Virginia was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the Sacred Heart Women’s Alter Society. J. Maurice Carr passed away on November 22, 1993.
On December 11, 2007, she married Art Freeman and together they enjoyed driving the country side and playing cards. They sold the farm in Bordulac and moved to Carrington in 2012. Virginia entered Golden Acres Manor on November 28, 2014.
Virginia will be greatly missed by her husband, Art Freeman; loving children, Rett (Gary) Bata, Carrington, ND, Jean (Gary) Womble, Oklahoma City, OK, Robert Carr, Bordulac, ND, Clinton Carr, Carrington, ND, Linda (Brian) Duursma, Carrington, ND, Doug Carr, Woodville, TX, and Keith (Alice) Carr, Fargo, ND; 13 Grandchildren, Marcie Bata, Hilary Hafner, Chelsea Billings, Jesse Carr, Cashton Carr, Ryan Carr, Brittni Rodin, Mandi Freije, David Freeman, Jenna Carr, Claire Carr, Andrea Gideon, and Debbie Carr; 16 Great-Grandchildren; and 2 sisters, Patricia Andes, Parshall, ND, and Amelia Neveras, Tacoma, WA; brother-in-laws, Don (Lydia) Carr, Carrington, ND, and Virgil Barthel, Bordulac, ND; sister-in-law, Judy (Dick) Ziemba, Fargo, ND; step-children, John, Joe, Mike, Brian, Jim, Dennis Freeman and families; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, J. Maurice Carr; sons, Andy, Charlie, and Jonathan; great-grandson, Dash Freeman; numerous brothers and sisters; and a brother-in law and several sisters-in-law.
Her Visitation will be Wednesday, from 12:00PM-7:00PM followed by a Vigil Service at 7:00PM all at Evans Funeral Home, Carrington.
Virginia’s Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, December 16, 2021, at 10:30AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Carrington, ND.
Her Burial will be at the Carrington Cemetery.
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