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Carole A. Waltmire, 71, of Decatur, passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
She was born on Tuesday, June 18, 1940, in Monroeville, the daughter of the late Olen A. and Ruth M. (Johnson) Murchland.
She married Russell E. Waltmire on August 9, 1958, in Monroeville; he survives.
Carole retired in 1984 from Central Soya.
Among survivors are her son, Mark (Katrina) Waltmire of Decatur; daughter Lynne (James) Hatten of Wilmington, Ill.; sister Katherine (John) Essex of Uniontown, Ohio; sister Barbara Murchland of Fort Wayne; brother John Murchland of Fort Wayne; and four grandchildren, Kendra Waltmire, Christopher Hatten, Brian Hatten, and Alexander Hatten.
Preceding Carole in death was a brother, Paul Murchland.
Visitation will be from 2-5 and 6- 8 p.m., Friday, April 6 in Zwick and Jahn Funeral Home, Decatur.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 7, 2012, in the funeral home, with Molly Farthing officiating.
Burial will follow in Monroeville Memorial Cemetery.
Preferred memorials are to Family LifeCare.