Carol Jean Flohr, age 89 of rural Akron died on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at her residence at 9:26 a.m.
She was born on July 24, 1931 in Rochester, Indiana to Estel R. and Elma (Daggy) Rogers.
Carol married Ted W. Flohr on September 26, 1948 in Rochester, Indiana. She lived most of her life in the Akron area.
Carol spent most of her life being a housewife. Her special interests were sewing, embroidery and crocheting. While living in town, her family had a vegetable stand in front of their house on Rochester Street during the 1960’s. She enjoyed having cats and dogs as her favorite pets. While living in the country, she and Ted sold peat moss and had a large blueberry patch that they owned near their home for approximately 40 years. Outside the home, she worked at General Tire in Wabash, Indiana for a few years.
Surviving Carol are her son: Mark DuWayne Flohr of Springfield, Virginia; daughter: Patsy Waymire (fiancé Paul Bahney) of Akron, Indiana; (5) grandchildren; (9) great-grandchildren; (1) great-great grandchild and one on the way.
Preceding Carol in death are her parents; husband, Theodore Wayne Flohr (deceased on August 11, 2018); son, Thomas Flohr; (3) brothers: Eldon, Richard and Charles Rogers; (2) sisters: Joyce Ege and Katherine Price.
A public graveside service will be held on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at the Akron IOOF Cemetery in Akron, Indiana at 11:15 a.m. with Pastor Wayne Balmer officiating.
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