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Carolee Gordon (Barrus) Warr

June 1, 1943 ~ July 13, 2018 (age 75)

Our loving wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018, in Tooele, Utah after a courageous 6-year battle against cancer.

Carolee was born in Tooele, Utah on June 1, 1943 to Bert Verian Barrus and Elaine Cassity Gordon Barrus. She married her high school sweetheart and love of her life, Barry L. Warr on April 2, 1960. Together they had six children, Barry Lyman Warr, Kevin Warr, Tammie (Warr) Beaumont, Robin (Warr) Starks, Jodie (Warr) Beamer, and Bret Warr.

Carolee & Barry enjoyed running their family farm together. She loved hunting, fishing, camping, animals, bowling, gardening, and riding horses. Carolee & Barry were members of the Grantsville Trail Dusters Riding Club for several years and had many good times on trail rides, dutch oven cookouts, and competing in various events. Carolee enjoyed taking care of her grandchildren and supporting them in their activities. She loved spending time with family, especially during the holidays.

Carolee is survived by her husband of 58 years, Barry; Five children, Kevin, Tammie, Robin (Shane), Jodie, and Bret; Eleven grandchildren; seven great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Bert & Elaine Barrus; Siblings, Myra Barrus, Colleen Brunson, and Gordy Barrus; Son, Barry Lyman Warr.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 20, 2018, at the Grantsville Stake Center at 115 East Cherry Street at 11:00 am. Viewing will be from 9:30 – 11:00 am prior to the services. Interment will follow at the Tooele City Cemetery.

Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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