Carolyn Jean (Roesch) Carter

Carolyn Jean (Roesch) Carter, 69, of Galion, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017.

She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. Carolyn was born on Dec. 20, 1947 to F. Eugene and Helen M. Roesch of Galion.

Carolyn graduated from Northmor High school in 1966. She worked at North Electric in Galion and later was employed by the Galion Hospital. During her teenage years she loved to cook and enjoyed participating in baking contests which she consistently won.

Carolyn will be remembered by her family for her delicious cakes and other baked goods she was often baking. During the holiday season, she would make the best popcorn balls and fudge to share. She also participated in 4-H, exhibiting projects at the Morrow County Fair.

Carolyn enjoyed going on cruises and bowling leagues with her friends. She enjoyed going on family vacations and cheering on her nephew and nieces in their activities. Carolyn’s favorite hobby was collecting anything related to Elvis.

Carolyn was the oldest daughter of F. Eugene and Helen M. Roesch who have preceded her in death. She is survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Bob and Terri Roesch, of Galion, a sister and brother-in-law, Trish and Mike Tracey, of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and a sister Katie Roesch, of Galion. She also has one nephew and three nieces.

The Roesch family will receive family and friends of Carolyn on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017 at the Iberia United Methodist Church from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to celebrate her life.

Memorial contributions may be made to Iberia United Methodist Church in care of the Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way North, Galion, in memory of Carolyn Jean (Roesch) Carter.

The Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Carolyn Jean (Roesch) Carter.

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