Thomas J. Carr obituary

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| WMU News
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Thomas J. Carr

Thomas J. Carr, a former Western Michigan University staff member, died July 15. He was 87.

Carr, of Kalamazoo, joined the WMU staff in 1962 and retired in 1988 after more than 26 years of service to the University. He was associate vice president for operations for the University in the Office of Business and Finance.


Cremation will take place. Visitation with family and friends will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, July 22, at Life Story Funeral Homes, Betzler Kalamazoo, 6080 Stadium Drive.

Private burial will take place at Mount Home Cemetery.


Memorial gifts may be made to Loaves and Fishes or the Kalamazoo Humane Society. Visit to make a memorial guestbook entry.