Charles W. Carr, 82, a resident of Sea Isle City, N.J., since the late 1990s who operated the Irish Shop in Keswick Village in Glenside, died of cancer Thursday, Feb. 13, at his home.
Born in Bryn Mawr, Mr. Carr graduated from West Catholic High School for Boys in 1949 and was a member of the Army Corps of Engineers during the Korean War.
"He operated a rock-crushing machine to make roads," his brother James said.
Using the GI Bill, Mr. Carr earned a bachelor's degree in finance at Villanova University.
Through the 1960s, Mr. Carr was an internal auditor for general merchandise manufacturers, traveling to out-of-state locations, his brother said.