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Carol J. Schwan 95, of Decatur, passed away on Saturday November 19, 2011, at Woodcrest Nursing Home.
She was born on February 28, 1916, to Charles and Nida Belle (Wright) Seybold.
On October 16, 1937, she married Lionel Schwan; he passed away on January 26, 1989.
Carol was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Decatur.
She was a teacher in Fort Wayne Community Schools, with a master's degree in education from Indiana University.
Surviving are three daughters, Judy Laro of Wolcottville; Nancy Breman of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; and Susan (Gregory) Rockstroh of Fort Wayne; seven grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
There are no services scheduled.
Memorials may be given to Fort Wayne YMCA Camp Potawotami.
Arrangements were by Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home, Decatur.