Valentina "Lucy" Carre, 88, of Inverness, Fla., died Jan. 30, 2013, at Hospice of Citrus County Care Unit in Inverness. She was born July 25, 1924, in Riga, Latvia, daughter of Waldemar and Helen Zalevskis. Valentina worked as a nurse. She spent many years in Brazil and then France before moving to Inverness in 1997. She was a Lutheran.
Survivors include her husband of 56 years, Robert F. Carre of Inverness; children, Margot Carre of Kissimmee and Claudio Carre of Paris, France; and grandson, Arnaud Carre of Paris, France.
Private burial will be at Osceola Memory Gardens in Kissimmee. Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness.
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