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Stanley Duncan "Stretch" Farr

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Stanley Duncan "Stretch" Farr Obituary
Stanley Duncan Farr, "Stretch"

Stanley Duncan Farr, "Stretch" to friends, "Dunc" to family, passed away on March 9, 2016 at Courtland Manor Nursing Home in Dover, DE. He was the son of Walter and Ada Farr who proceeded him in death. Stanley survived his wife of 70 years, Edith Johnson Farr, by nearly 11 months.

He is survived by his daughter, Sara "Sally" Fitzpatrick (Edward), and his son, Jeffrey Farr (Karen).His grandchildren Benjamin Fitzpatrick, Daniel Fitzpatrick (Sandy), Jessica Krueger (Brian), and Christopher Farr (Anna) also survive him. After serving in the Navy during World War II, Stanley got a degree from Rider College and worked in the insurance field in many capacities over the course of his career. Both he and Edith enjoyed playing bridge and traveling with their Hamilton Square, NJ card club. When they retired to Pinehurst, NC, they made many friends through bridge, church, and Stanley's golf outings.

A joint memorial service will be held at a later date when Stanley and Edith's ashes are interred at Greenwood Cemetery, NJ. In lieu of flowers, his family requests donations to the .

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Published in The News Journal on Mar. 15, 2016
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