CREAGER, Carla E. age 75, of Kettering, OH, passed away on Friday, February 19, 2021. Carla was born on March 23, 1945 to the late Carl and Sara (Schuyler) Creager, in Chicago, IL. She attended Framingham North High School and soon after graduating relocated to the Dayton area with her family in the late 1970’s early 1980’s. Over the years she worked for several different local companies before retiring from Fox Cleaners. She was a longtime member of David’s United Church of Christ in Kettering, Ohio, where she was well known for passing out gifts to her fellow members, including, pens, Tootsie Rolls, and butter mints, and giving Susan B. Anthony coins to the children. Carla loved holidays and looked forward to exchanging cards with her family each year. She had a generous spirit and would often treat her loved ones to a meal. Carla was also a member of the Red Hat Society and an avid postcard collector. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Carla was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Sara Creager, and is survived by her brother, Mark Creager; nephews, Chad and Ryan Creager; sister-in-law, Nancy Creager; friends, Teddy Artz, Laura Lyons, Norma Jean Hendricks, Pat Caroots, Mary Ellen Hopkins, and Lucas Avila-John, along with numerous family and friends.
A visitation will be held from 11-12pm on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 E. Stroop Rd., Kettering, with a service to follow. Carla Will be buried with her parents and grandparents in the Creager family plot in David’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to David’s United Church of Christ in Carla’s memory.