CARSE Dr. WENDY K.|
Age 60, of Squirrel Hill, formerly of Emerson, NE, on Mon., July 29, 2013. Beloved wife of Robert F. Schollaert; loving mother of Lana Carse of Alaska; grandmother of Makiah Riley of Alaska; sister of Kathy (Doug) Eriksen and Monty (Linda) Johnson; daughter of Robert and Betty Johnson. Wendy earned her Undergraduate and Master's degrees from University of Northern Colorado and received her Ph.D. from Tulane. She was an English Professor at Indiana University of Pennsylvania for over two decades, during which time she served as Sigma Tau Delta academic advisor, Director of Women's Studies, and Director of the Bachelor of Arts Program in English. Wendy's emphasis was Victorian literature, although her film classes were a must have for any IUP student in the know. Wendy loved gardening and the beach. Condolence cards can be sent to Bob and Betty Johnson, 310 W. Warnock St., Emerson, NE 68733. Professional Services by D'ALESSANDRO FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, LTD., Lawrenceville. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the English General Fund, Foundation for IUP, Sutton Hall Room G1, 1011 South Dr., Indiana, PA 15705.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on July 31, 2013