Carolyn Jean Westling(1938 - 2014)

Westling, Carolyn Jean (Nee Henderson ) Passed away peacefully with her family at her side as she entered into the fullness of Eternal Life on February 18, 2014. Carolyn was born on April 15, 1938 to Ernest and Patricia Henderson. She met the love of her life and husband of 59 years, Dennis Westling, on a neighborhood ice-skating rink in her birthplace of Omaha, NE. Carolyn is now re-united with her eldest son Dennis "Chip" Westling and her sister Barbara Harris. She will be deeply missed by her husband Dennis and her loving children Bruce (Laura) Westling, Bill (Lisa) Westling and Kathy (Jeff) Yost. Beloved grandmother of Sarah, Christopher (Rita), Michael (Courtney), Megan, Aaron, Conor, Bennett Westling, and Maggie, Sam and Jennie Emond. Special great-grandmother to Sebastian and Oscar Westling. Cherished friend of Eleanor Robinson. Also survived by countless friends and relatives. Carolyn was a passionate artist whose fiber art was displayed and sold at Morning Glory Gallery at the Marcus Center for Performing Arts. Private family services were held. Memorials may be made in Carolyn's name to the Wisconsin Humane Society, 4500 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53208.

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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Feb. 23, 2014