Marsha Carter Posted: 2021-10-11 17:19:27

Marsha Carter


Marsha Jo Carter, 75, of Huntley, died peacefully on October 11, 2021, in Huntley.
Marsha was born in Elkhart, Indiana on October 1, 1946, to parents Raymond and Betty Joan (nee Hittle) Mott. She was the valedictorian of her graduating class at Middlebury High School and went on to receive her associate degree at Butler University where she was a proud Alpha Chi Omega. On August 31, 1969, she married Robert Carter and together they raised their two children, Jason, and Jill. Marsha loved being a mom and supporting her children in all their endeavors. She loved to watch their soccer games and ballet performances. She was loving, patient, and supportive. She was always there for you if you needed her and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Marsha is survived by her beloved husband, Robert Carter, her children, Jason (Lori) Carter, and Jill (Craig) Stanley, her grandchildren, Grace, Josie, Jack, Avery, and Max, her sister, Sally (James) Shoup, and her best friend since the first day of school, Julie Bontrager.

Visitation will be Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 9 a.m. to time of funeral service 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 236 W. Crystal Lake Avenue, Crystal Lake.
Burial will be Saturday, October 16, 2021, at 10 a.m. at Grace Lawn Cemetery in Middlebury, Indiana.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Marsha’s name can be made to the Alzheimer's Association

For further information please call the funeral home at 847-515-8772 or online condolences may be directed to

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Butch and Karen Speakman 2021-10-11 22:05:23

Bob and Family, with heavy hearts we offer our sincere condolence. We will always cherish the kindness and love of a wonderful neighbor and friend.

Jack and Judy Wagner 2021-10-12 08:48:36

Very sorry about your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and family.

Larry & Jan Leopold 2021-10-12 12:47:55

So Sad To Hear Of Marshas Passing! We will always have fond memories when our kids were growing up in Strongsville

Cathy and Gary Krewer 2021-10-12 12:47:55

Dear Bob and Family, we are so sorry for your loss. Marsha always had a warm smile. God Bless Marsha.

Brian and Jane Schroeder 2021-10-12 13:54:11

To Bob and his family, we want to say how sorry we are for your loss. Marsha was a very special person and she will hold a place in our hearts . Jane and Brian

Jason & Julie Leopold 2021-10-12 18:37:29

Dear Bob, Jason & Jill, Our hearts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Nicole Ellis 2021-10-12 20:03:40

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I will always remember her kindness and generosity whenever she was in town visiting Jason during our time at the University of Delaware.

Janet Isaac Phillips 2021-10-13 05:27:28

Bob and Family, I was very sorry to hear about the loss of Marsha. She was a very sweet woman and will be dearly missed by all. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Jill (Polmanteer) Straub 2021-10-13 08:56:25

I was so sad to hear of Marsha’s passing. We were neighbors when I was little on Wolf Run Circle. Marsha was always so sweet to me and so caring. Sending you all strength as you grieve the loss of a wonderful wife and mom and grandma. I’m sure she was the best grandma!! May her memory be a blessing. Much love from the Polmanteer clan.

Bob & Sandi Mis 2021-10-13 12:15:25

We would like to extend our sincere condolences to Bob and the rest of the Carter family. Marsha was a special person and though her passing may have been harsh, always remember the good times you had together!

Casimir D. Kowalski 2021-10-13 14:13:14

Bob, Sorry to hear that you lost Marsha on the 11th. I know what you're going through. We should get together sometime in the future and talk about our beautiful wives and all that they meant to us and still do. Cas

Jan Polmanteer 2021-10-13 16:34:19

Bob, Jason and Jill, I was saddened to learn about Marsha's passing. She was a wonderful, kind and loving person! I enjoyed being her friend and next door neighbor. May warm memories of the happy times always bring you comfort . Jan

Ann Seymour 2021-10-13 17:12:54

Bob, I am so sorry about Marsha’s passing. Tommy and I so enjoyed getting together with you both. I have many fond memories. You were the perfect husband and took care of her just like she would have wanted. Praying for comfort and peace and your faith to help you and your family through this time. And know that your friends are here for you whenever. Ann

Brian Gunter 2021-10-13 18:08:06

So sorry that Ms. Marsha has passed. I’m thankful that she was such a positive influence in my life during my high school and college years. I’ll never forget her smile.

Edward C. Foley 2021-10-14 07:29:05

Jason, my deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Brian and Jane Schroeder 2021-10-26 16:00:57

To Bob and his family, we want to say how sorry we are for your loss. Marsha was a very special person and she will hold a place in our hearts . Jane and Brian