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Carolynn Louise Schwab

1927 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Carolynn Louise Schwab Obituary

Carolynn L. Schwab passed away peacefully on April 14, 2016 in Las Vegas, NV with her family at her side.

She was born August 8, 1927 to Franklin and Margaret Merrill in Yuba City, CA. Carolynn is survived by her husband and soul mate, Donald E. Schwab, daughter Kathleen E. Miller of Las Vegas, four granddaughters, and six great-granddaughters.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Eugene R. Merrill of San Diego, CA, sister Letha Mae Merrick of Coopertino, CA, and son George L. Barnes of Port Aransas, TX.

Born and raised in Yuba City, CA, Carolynn graduated from Yuba City Union High School in 1945 near the end of World War II. She attended many class reunion in Yuba City over the decades, spending time with friends and family members in Hallwood.

Carolynn spent many years in government service working for both the Navy and Army. She met her husband, Don, in Monterey, CA and after marriage both spent a number of years working for the Army in Germany. They traveled world-wide and made many lasting friendships over the years. Upon retirement, Carol and her loving husband settled in Las Vegas, NV near family to enjoy their retirement years.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Apr. 22, 2016
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