Edward W. Carrow of Bloomsdale died Saturday, January 2, 2021 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center in Ste. Genevieve. He was 92 years old.
He was born September 10, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri and was married to Genevieve Zerwig on January 27, 1948. She survives him in Bloomsdale.
He is also survived by three daughters, Barbara (Tom) Carrow-Tyson, St. Louis, Diane (Bruce) Witwer, Conway, Arkansas, Gloria (Chris) Bauman, Pevely, Missouri; three sons, David Carrow, Perryville, Missouri, Dennis (Paula) Carrow, Ste. Genevieve, Wayne Carrow (Michelle) Festus, Missouri; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Ellen Aubuchon, Festus; and brother, George Carrow, Ste. Genevieve.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Marie Carrow; his father, Jesse Carrow; two daughters, Susan Roth and Linda Schmidt; two sisters, Patricia Reece and Jean Watson; two brothers, Jesse Carrow, Jr., and Richard Carrow
A private graveside service was held January 5, 2021 at St. Agnes Cemetery, Bloomsdale. The clergy was Deacon Jim Basler.
Memorial service at a later date
Memorials can be made to St. Agnes Church or St. Agnes School
Ed worked at PPG Industries, Crystal City, Missouri, for more than 40 years. He was a talented catcher in his youth and played softball into his sixties. An avid Cardinals’ fan, he loved hunting, card games and jigsaw puzzles, as well as tinkering in his TV-repair shop. Ed could also make the best barbecue on Jersey Lane.
Online condolences at www.baslerfuneralhome.com.