Sunday’s Obituary – Carl H. Strait – Died 07-August-2001

Relationship to me: grand uncle

Another newspaper clipping in my grandmother Beatrice Strait’s collection. She dated it August 2001 and it’s from the New Jersey Herald even though it doesn’t say that.


Carl Strait” – Andover Twp. – Carl H. Strait, 87, of Andover Township, died Tuesday at Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center in Andover Township.

Born in Branchville Junction, Mr. Strait was a long-time resident of Andover Township.  He was the owner of the Holiday Motel from 1964 to 1976 and was also the owner of Strait’s Turkey Farm in Andover Township from 1947 to 1962.

The son of the late Ora S. and Audrey R. Hunt Strait, Mr. Strait was also predeceased by his wife, Sarah E. Strait, on Nov. 2, 1986 and a daughter, Patricia A Toye, on Dec. 2, 1998.

He is survived by two daughters, Nancy Dannhart of Andover Township, and Sara Sheehan of Andover Township; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High St., Newton.


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