Carroll E Densmore

Born: Mon., Sep. 10, 1934
Died: Mon., May 11, 2020

Family to do services at later date

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries


Carroll E Densmore, 85, passed away peacefully Monday May 11, 2020 at Ambassador Health Care in Centerville, IN. He was born September 10, 1934 in Richmond, IN son of the late Ernest W. and Mabel L. Albertson Densmore.
Carroll graduated from Lynn High School in 1952, he took a farm related course at Purdue. He was a country farm boy, with most of his life long career in Agriculture and Trucking. He also served 7 years in the National Guard. On July 30, 1955 he married Rita Elaine Retter and joined her big family, which he loved dearly.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Rita Densmore; children, Rebecca (companion David Diety) Hill of Valparaiso, IN, Catherine (Richard) Estes of Oklahoma City, OK, Michael (Virginia) Densmore of Winchester, IN, Cynthia (companion Tim Jones) Holloway of Oklahoma City, OK, Ronald (Marcie) Densmore of Decatur, IN; 6 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; brother, Don (Gail) Densmore of Florida; numerous in-laws and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Carroll was preceded by his parents and 4 brother-in-laws.
Private services will be held later at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions can be made to the New Liberty Congregational Christian Church, PO Box 242, Lynn, IN 47355. Online condolences may be expressed at

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Direct website to florist ordering, saving on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Tammy Wise
   Posted Tue May 12, 2020
Dear Aunt Rita and cousins,
We cherish our memories of Uncle Carroll. He almost never missed a family get together. I loved playing spelling games (Scrabble and Upwords) with him. He was hard to beat! We will miss him a lot. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love, Tammy for the Wise family

Teana Nevin
   Posted Tue May 12, 2020
Dear Becky and family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Carroll was a good man.. I know he will be missed.

Ron and Kim Halley
   Posted Wed May 13, 2020
So sorry Mike and Virginia for your loss.

Richard Retter
   Posted Sat May 16, 2020
I extend my most sincere condolences to
you and your family.

Angie Kitashoji
   Posted Sun May 17, 2020
Dear Aunt Rita and Densmore cousins, I am very sorry for your loss. Uncle Carroll was a wonderful person, so kind and jovial. We will miss him very much.


Marlene Nash
   Posted Wed May 20, 2020

So sorry about the loss of your dad. May he be at peace and you will too as you adjust to life without him.

Marlene Nash

Copyright © 2020 Reichard Funeral Home Inc.. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |