Carol Fantine

October 2, 1936 - July 21, 2002
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CAROL J. FANTINE, 65, life-long resident of New Philadelphia, died Sunday morning, July 21, 2002 at Union Hospital. Carol was born October 2, 1936, a daughter of the late Daniel and Lydia Limbaugh Riker. In 1954 she graduated from New Philadelphia High School. Carol worked for forty-four years as a legal secretary, ret…

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CAROL J. FANTINE, 65, life-long resident of New Philadelphia, died Sunday morning, July 21, 2002 at Union Hospital. Carol was born October 2, 1936, a daughter of the late Daniel and Lydia Limbaugh Riker. In 1954 she graduated from New Philadelphia High School. Carol worked for forty-four years as a legal secretary, retiring from Les Early’s practice. On July 3, 1965 she married Jack F. Fantine. Carol was an active member of Sacred Heart Church where she volunteered her time and talent to helping with funeral meals and serving with the Altar Society. She was also a member of the Democratic Women of Tuscarawas County and Federated Democrats. Carol enjoyed her activities at the YMCA. But most of all she enjoyed being home caring for her family, cooking, baking, canning and gardening. Additionally, Carol was an avid reader. She is survived by her husband, Jack and son, Dan, both of New Philadelphia; daughter Karen of Valley Village, CA; nieces Rhonda Bigler of New Philadelphia and Suzie (Randy) Church of Orlando, FL; and nephews, Jeff (Patty) Kohler of Clearwater, FL and Albert (Gloria) Kohler of PA. In addition to her parents, Carol was preceded in death by her sister, Shirley Kohler. Calling hours will be in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home on Wednesday evening, July 24, 2002, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM with a Christian Wake service at 7:30 PM. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church on Thursday at 10:30 AM with burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery in New Philadelphia. Contributions remembering Carol may be made to Sacred Heart Church, 139 Third St., NE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Born: October 2, 1936
Died: July 21, 2002

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Cathy (Metcalf) Reilly posted on 7/26/02

Keeping the entire Fantine family in our thoughts and prayers....The Reilly family

 

Marcella Leatherman posted on 7/26/02

Even though the miles had separated Carol and I....she continued to be my best friend. I will truly miss her. I am so thankful that I was able to visit her recently. You are all in my prayers. With deepest Sympathy, Marcella

 

James & Patricia Monte posted on 7/23/02

Even though many miles separate us during your time of great sorrow, our hearts and prayers are with you and your family. May God Bless all of you!

 

Stephanie Aceituno Cliff & Family posted on 7/23/02

Karen & Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

 

Jack and Eileen Maurer posted on 7/22/02

With deepest sympathies on the loss of your loved one. Jack and Eileen Maurer

 

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