Carol Jean Carnahan

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Carol Jean Carnahan

May 04, 1943 - August 05, 2018

Carol Jean Carnahan Carol Jean (Olsen) Carnahan, 75, of Oakwood, passed away at 1:20 p.m. Sunday, August 5, 2018, at Amber Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center in Urbana, Ill., with her family by her side.
Carol was born May 4, 1943, in Hinsdale, Ill., to Stanley Christian and Hazel Marion (Starr) Olsen.
She married Ben Charles Carnahan on September 3, 1961, in Westmont, Ill. He survives.
She is survived by her son, Michael (Lisa) Carnahan of Oakwood; daughter, Kelly (Phil) Jagelski of Menomonee Falls, Wis.; five grandchildren, Kyle Carnahan, Zachary Carnahan, Mariah Carnahan, Nicholas Jagelski and Connor Jagelski; one brother, Ken (Lyn) Olsen of Tobaccoville, N.C.; and two sisters, Mary (late Jack) Spinney of Downers Grove, Ill., and Sally (Richard) Burke of Boyd, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Robert and David Olsen.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 11, at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 3940 N. Vermilion St., Danville. Officiating will be Michael Carnahan. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, August 10, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Cemetery at a later date.
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Published on August 7, 2018
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Friday August 10, 2018

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center

3940 North Vermilion Street, Danville, IL, USA

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Saturday August 11, 2018

2:00 PM

Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center

3940 North Vermilion Street, Danville, IL, USA


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