Richard and Pat Carl Family Fund

Fund Purpose: This is an endowed fund established by the Carl Family in loving memory of their parents, Richard and Pat Carl.  This fund will support general charitable causes.

Fund Impact Amount: This fund will begin to make an impact in Grant County through grantmaking within the next 2 years.

Obituary of Pat Carl: 

Patsy "Pat" J. Carl

February 29, 1932 ~ February 7, 2018

Patsy "Pat" J. Carl, 85, Marion, went to be with Jesus at 6:34 a.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at Riverview Hospital, Noblesville. She was born on February 29, 1932, in Wells County to the late Thomas W. and Mabel L. (Uffert) Miller. On June 5, 1953, Pat married Richard E. Carl, and he preceded her in death on March 7, 2009.

Pat retired from RCA in 1984 after 22 years.  Prior to her employment with RCA, Pat worked at Tipton Hospital and Marion General Hospital.  She was also a tax aid volunteer for AARP.  Pat was a very private person but was also the first one to lend a helping hand.  She loved her grandsons and loved attending their school activities and sporting events.

Special thanks to Dr. Tom Miller and his wife, Denise for their loving care along with the staff of the Transitional Care Unit of Riverview Hospital.

Survivors include her sons, Douglas E. (Jackie) Carl, Marion, and Bruce R. Carl, Noblesville; grandsons, Blake D. Carl, Marion, and Jackson R. Carl, Carmel; several nieces and nephews and special nephew and niece, Dr. Tom Miller and Denise Miller, Noblesville; and sister-in-law, Susie Miller, Marion.

In addition to her parents and husband, Pat was preceded in death by brothers, Clyde R. Miller and Paul F. Miller, and two sisters, Helen Courter and Mary A. King.

Family and friends may call from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at Lakeview Wesleyan Church, 5316 S. Western Avenue, Marion.  A funeral service to celebrate Pat's life will begin at 1 p.m. immediately following visitation with Rev. Dr. Tom Mansbarger officiating. Burial will follow in Park Cemetery, Fairmount, Indiana.

Memorial donations may be made to the Richard and Pat Carl Family Fund at the Community Foundation of Grant County at or at 505 West Third St, Marion, IN 46952, or to the United Way of Grant County, P.O. Box 61, Marion, IN 46952.

Arrangements are entrusted to Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Avenue, Marion, Indiana.

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Contact Community Foundation of Grant County

505 West Third Street
, Indiana 46952
 $ 525.00
Funding type:Fundraising Campaign

This project will receive all of the funds Donated by 4099-08-10.

The impact amount listed above shows the amount that has been awarded back into the community since this fund was established. Donating to this fund increases the impact of its charitable initiative and grantmaking abilities. Impact amounts may not be up-to-date. Please contact us with any questions.

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Community Foundation of Grant County
505 West Third Street
Marion, Indiana 46952

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