Rebecca A. "Becky" Carr, 60, formerly of Logansport, Ind., passed away at 3:29 a.m. Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester.
Born Jan. 17, 1952, in Amsterdam, N.Y., she was the daughter of Howard and Grace Ellis Veeder. On Dec. 28, 1995, in Las Vegas, Nev., she was married to Larry Carr, who preceded her in death on Nov. 18, 2008.
Becky was a retired club manager at the VFW Post 3790. A member of the VFW Post 3790 Auxiliary, she enjoyed auto racing, gambling at the boats and trips to Las Vegas. She missed her dog, Dallas, who preceded her in death. Most especially, she enjoyed her grandchildren.
Surviving are a son, Lance Barton (Amy) of Logansport; stepson, Brent Carr (Jenny); stepdaughters, Donna Dawson (Tom), Flora, Diana Perez (Mannie) of Logansport, Deborah Corcoran of Martinsville, and Jennifer Long (Jamie); brothers, John Veeder (Barb) of Rome, N.Y., George Veeder (Betty) of Cazenovia, N.Y., Bruce Veeder (Yvonne) and Brian Veeder, and a sister, Ruth Yates (Les), all of Gloversville, N.Y. Also surviving are grandchildren, Seth Barton, Tyler Barton, Alexis Shepherd, Brandon Shepherd, Aaron Gibbs, Shelby Dawson, Tommy Corcoran, Sheldon Corcoran, Caitlyn Corcoran, Sydney Reed, Raymond Long, Emilie Sweet, Haleigh Sweet and Caleb Sweet; a great-granddaughter; and nieces and nephews.
A brother, Jerry Veeder and sister, Harriet Stack preceded her in death.