Carter J. Huzinec, 20

Carter J. Huzinec, 20, of Ellwood City passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at St. Elizabeth Hospital following complications of injuries sustained in an ATV accident.

Carter was known for being the fun, playful, silly, kind hearted, helpful, hard working friend to all and was always able to put a smile on everyones face. He was a laborer at Universal Refractories in Wampum. He formerly worked at T & M Hardware. Carter graduated from Lawrence County Vo-Tech in 2018. He was a country boy, and enjoyed lifting heavy weights, camping, hiking, fishing, big trucks, and bonfires.

Survivors include his mother Chrissi Gallaher Huzinec, father, Michael Huzinec and his wife Amy, girlfriend, Sierra Knight; step-sister, Samantha Pinkle; step-brother, Oliver Miller; aunt, Tina Gallaher (Cary) Nye; three close cousins Casey, MacKenzie, and Ally. And, his black lab Bella.

Visiting hours will be held on Sunday June 7, from 1:00 pm until the funeral service at 4:00 with Pastors Sam and Tracy Fidell of the Living Manna Family Church officiating, at the Marshall Funeral Home, 200 Fountain Ave. Ellwood City.

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28 thoughts on “Carter J. Huzinec, 20

  1. Although I never had the chance to meet you, I feel like I know you from all wonderful photos & the things your Mom has said about you. You were an amazing kid & will for sure, b missed by so many. R.I.P. Carter

  2. Sending lots of love to you!! Prayers for you to have the strength to get through this tough time. I love you Chrissi!

  3. Our hearts are broken for this wonderful young man and his family. Thoughts and prayers for his parents, family and friends.

    Rest In Peace Carter

  4. We continue to pray that God gives you the strength to bear your pain during this time and for the time ahead. We are so sorry for your loss. We find our comfort ,over the loss of Joie, in the promise that she is with our Lord. May you find comfort in knowing Carter too has met his Lord. You have our deepest condolences.
    Mo and Elaine

  5. Bob and I can not express the depth of our sorrow over the loss of your wonderful boy. We enjoyed him at our gym and are grateful to have known him.
    Bob and Diane Caughey
    Wampum Fitness

  6. I send my deepest sympathies to Chrissi & Michael and the rest of the family in loss of your amazing son he touched the lives of so many, my little ones (Sierras sisters) loved when Carter came over they would climb all over him the whole time he was here, He was a amazing young man we will miss him always, May he rest with GOD now and watch over us all

  7. My deepest condolences to the Huzinec family, extended family and all the friends that Carter had touched. You will be be greatly missed. Heaven had gained another angel. Your grandma will see you at the pearly gates. R.I.P my great-nephew.

  8. Prayers go out to Chrissi and Michael on the loss of your precious son. To Sierra on the loss of your soulmate. May God help guide you all through this difficult time. Nothing but love to you all. Rest In Peace, Carter. ❤️

  9. Teachers aren’t supposed to have favorites….but they do….and Carter from his kindness, love of mom, hard work, clean language ( around an old lady at least), willingness to help never used his strength or popularity to bully or intimidate…only to help ….just the sweetest, most decent young man….I pray for his beloved mama….his many friends…and I pray for the future…we have lost so much in losing him…may G9d lovingly bless, keep and comfort….love always ” Ms Texas”

  10. Chrissi,

    Randy and I are heartbroken, we all know how much you loved Carter. He was a wonderful young man. Our thoughts and prayers have been and will be with you and your family during this time.

    Rest In Peace Carter

  11. Sending my prayers to you Chrissi as you go through this and think of you now and befire always. Gonna miss Carter
    Love your friend,
    Kathy Tillia

    Send my sympathy, i remember the day i met your buddy , son, Carter at your grandma Anna or ( great grandma to your Carter and he was such a wonderful young, polite young man to talk to and happy and active too, happy and blessed to know so many to in your family. Too.
    Kathy Tillia

  12. I didn’t know Carter or his family, but my heart goes out to all his loved ones. Losing a child must be the most excruciating pain any parent will ever deal with. My deepest sympathy to you all. He was clearly a special young man, for so many in the area are hurting right now.

    Rest easy young man and keep watching over from above.

  13. I worked with Carter and he was the kindest and silliest person that I have met. He will be missed. condolences to his family and freinds.

  14. We are so very sorry for your loss, our words can’t convey how deeply sorrowful we are over your beloved,Carter. We will continue to keep you in our thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you and give you His peace.

  15. I pray for comfort and peace that only God can provide during this most difficult time in your lives now and until you meet him again.

  16. Chrissy
    Although I never met your son, I can not even imagine the pain you must be going thru at this time in your life. I know for you peace and love. And the greatest is the peace at the center of your soul where you no one can touch you but One God itself. Love to you and your family.

  17. Sincere condolences upon the loss of our beloved Carter. May his love for you remain in your hearts to comfort you throughout the years; may his memory be an eternal blessing. Carter is now in the loving arms of Tonni and enjoying the feast God prepared for him in Heaven.
    Safe home, Carter

  18. Our condolences on the loss of Carter. May God Bless you with peace. God Bless you and yours. Joe & Debby Moczan

  19. Sincere condolences for your loss of Carter. You and your family are in my prayers. I will be keeping all of your family and friends in our prayers. God bless you.

  20. Our condolences to you at this time of loss. We will miss Carter’s friendly smile. May God provide you with comfort at this time and bring you the peace of His love.

  21. At this most difficult time and most difficult day, my thoughts and prayers to you Chrissi and your family. The “journey of grief” is a difficult journey. May God’s loving arms surround you, comfort you and give you strength today and through your journey of grief. God’s blessings in the days ahead. Rest in Peace Carter.

  22. Carter was in my 6th grade class at Hartman. I will always remember his smile. He was a charming, sweet, silly kid who always did his best. He was kind to all. My heart breaks for his family and they will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers. Much love to his mom. You have a sweet angel watching over you always.

  23. We have never met your son, Carter, but he has been on our minds and in our prayers since hearing of his accident. We are related to the Pinkle family. We lost my 25 year old brother to a quad accident in 1994 so we understand the loss and pain your family is going through. We will continue to keep you all in our hearts and prayers.

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