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caroline h. sheets

Posted on June 21, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Jan. 2, 1919 - June 19, 2013

ELKHART — Caroline H. Sheets, 94, of Elkhart, passed away June 19, 2013, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Wakarusa.

Caroline was born Jan. 2, 1919, in South Bend to the late Maynard J. and Olga Correll.

On Aug. 10, 1941, she married Durwood B. Sheets. He died in October of 2003.

Surviving is her son, Thomas D. (Melody) Sheets of Elkhart; grandchildren John (Darcy) Sheets and Molly Sheets; great-grandchildren Kennedy, Caitlyn, Morgan and Kendall Sheets; and siblings Ward Correll of Elkhart, Shirley Horn of Arizona and Betty Ware of California.

She was preceded in death by her siblings, Robert, Maynard, Bill Correll and Louise Eminger.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the 11 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, funeral service at Chapel Hill Funeral Home, Osceola. Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.

Caroline was a lifetime resident of the area and a longtime member of Bethany Missionary Church in Elkhart.