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Marilyn Joyce (Carr) McVicker


Marilyn Joyce (Carr) McVicker, known as Joy, 85, went home to be with Jesus and her loved ones who went before her Thursday, January 18, 2018. Previously a resident of Medina County, she recently had resided in New Philadelphia. Joy was born January 30, 1932 in Canton to Paul and Blanche (Brown) King.

She worked for many years at Reed's Moving and Storage and later owned Carr's Moving and Storage. She was a wiz with numbers and geography. Joy enjoyed spending time with her family and her dog Sky. Joy loved sending cards, decorating and celebrating Christmas.

Joy will be deeply missed by her children, Brenda (Jim) Smeal, Nancy (Roger) Tyler, Joanie (Garry) Carr, Becky (Don) Snow and Cindy (Kenny) Petrovic; children by marriage, Pamela Dawkins, Garry (Joanie) McVicker, Christopher (Laura) McVicker and Greg (Jonna) McVicker; siblings, Paul King and Donald King; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Joy was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Robert W. Carr and Wayne D. McVicker and brother, Robert King.

Friends may call Monday, January 22, 2018 from 1 to 2 P.M. at Roberts Funeral Home-Hillcrest Chapel, Seville. Funeral services will follow at 2 P.M. at the funeral home, with Pastor Don Snow officiating. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, JOY Bus Fund, 1507 Oldtown Valley Road SE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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