Donald W. Marr

Donald W Marr, 73, Scottsburg, passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2022, at Lake Pointe Village in Scottsburg. He was born Dec. 8, 1948, in Louisville, to the late Frank Marr and the late Mable Hall Marr.
Donald was married 25 years to Karen Fawbush Marr. For over 40 years he was co-owner, with his brother, Ernie Marr, of Marr Company Inc., specializing in  masonry restorations. He was a member of Mt. Hebron Christian Church. Donald  enjoyed hunting, fishing, singing at nursing homes with Karen, race horses, and cars. He was talkative, a jokester, a strong hard worker with high work ethics, he could fix anything, was a good provider and loved his family very much. He was a good boss to his employees and treated them like family.
Survivors: his wife, Karen; children: Anthony Marr, Borden, Jason (Kara) Marr, Floyds Knobs, Donetta (Skip) Swift, Scottsburg, and Debbie Combs, Scottsburg; brothers: Ernie (Wanda) Marr, Borden, and Terry Marr, Arizona; a sister, Susie (Gary) Richey, Texas; grandchildren: Clayton "CJ" Swift, Sophia Marr, Athena Marr, Maddy Jackson.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Joeann Cronix.
Friends and family may visit from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9, at Christensen-Hoagland Family Funeral Home with a sunset celebration of life service to begin at 7 p.m. with Pastor Rodney Sweeney officiating. Private graveside services will be conducted at the Fawbush Marr Pioneer Cemetery.
Friends are invited to leave condolence messages for the family at


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