Carolyn E. Depew, age 93, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, passed away November 6, 2012.
She was born May 19, 1919, in Malcom, Iowa, to the late David and Vertie (Wright) Shadden. Carolyn was a retired school teacher. She taught first in Tama County, Iowa and retired in 1982 from the Lewis Central School System. She was a longtime member of First Christian Church.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin A. Depew; 5 sisters and 2 brothers.
Carolyn is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Luanne Depew, Ronald and Ranae Depew; 6 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren.
Visitation is Friday, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. Funeral service is Saturday, 10 a.m., at Risen Son Christian Village. Interment is in the Ridgewood Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Risen Son Christian Village's Memory Care Unit.
This obituary was originally published in The Daily Nonpareil.