Forever in our Hearts
Carolyn "Carol" A. Whitley, 67, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on August 23, 2014, at University Hospitals- Zale Lipshy, in Dallas TX. Formerly of Shalersville OH, she was born on December 24, 1946 in Ravenna OH to the late Ralph and Mildred Hollenbeck. Carol will always be remembered for her strong will, courage, and unselfish love of her family during her heroic 4 year battle with cancer.
In her spare time, she enjoyed cooking and attending the local flea markets. Carol always kept well informed on national politics and current news events. She had a love for animals and was the manager of the grooming department of PetSmart in Dallas TX for several years.
Carol is survived by her loving husband of 30 years, Terry, of Kaufman TX and beloved family ; daughters Shannon Seefeldt of Kaufman TX , Susan Curtice (Chuck)of Arlington TX, Theresa Shield (Scott) of Arlington TX; sons Harry Fischer (Norma) of Denton TX, Travis Fischer of Kaufman TX, David Wilson (Trish) of Rootstown OH and nephew Eddie Wagner of Newton Falls OH. Carol was the proud grandmother of 13 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
A celebration of her life while with us will be held at the home of her daughter, Theresa Shield, in Arlington TX on August 29th for family and friends.