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Ben Carr (1933-2015) grew up in Worcester, Massachusetts. He graduated from Worcester Academy and Cornell University and held graduate degrees from Union Theological Seminary, Andover Newton Theological School, and the University of London. Ben and his wife, Marilyn, were summer residents of Bustins Island for many years before they moved to Maine full-time in the early 1970s. Ben served as a high school principal for twenty one years at Narraguagus, Noble, and Southern Aroostook. Marilyn taught art for the Machias School District in the late 1970s, and later taught art for many years at Massabesic Junior High School in Waterboro.
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