Lucille (Hawkins) Carroll of Portland, born March 9, 1917 in Vermontville to Ray and Hattie (Bale) Hawkins, passed away at her home on Sept. 17, 2013 at the age of 96.
She is survived by her daughter Kaye Lefke, grandsons Troy (Linda) Carroll, Todd and Chad Carroll, granddaughters Tami (David) Harman and Shelli Lefke, six great-grandchildren, one great, great granddaughter, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Floyd, son James Carroll, daughter-in-law Linda (Meyers) Carroll, and son-in-law Dennis Lefke.
Lucille loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren, and in her earlier years she enjoyed gardening, farming and operating an egg business.
She donated her body to science through the MSU Willed Body Program.
The family will host a memorial luncheon at the Portland VFW
Post 4090 on Sunday, Sept. 22 at 2 p.m.