Carole Jean (Knowles) McConnell 1944 - 2013 It is with great sadness that the family of Carole announces her passing after a short battle with cancer on March 10, 2013. Carole was born on July 16, 1944 in Morton, Washington to Clayton and Betty Knowles; she was raised in Arcata, California. Carole is survived by her beloved daughter, Shelly Kenealy (Jack); cherished son, Jon McConnell (Kathy); adored grandchildren, Ian Kenealy, Allison McConnell, Chance Kenealy and Stephen McConnell; sister, Penny Carter; brothers, Kenny Knowles, and Tom Knowles; companion, Herman Holdener and many dear nieces and nephews. A viewing will be held at McDonald's Chapel, 1275 Continental Street, Redding, CA 96001 on Friday, March 29, 2013, 4:00-7:00 p.m. A celebration of life will be held at 17814 Lizern Ln. Redding, CA 96003 on Saturday, March 30, 2013 starting at 2:00 p.m. Family and friends welcome. Please sign the guestbook at www.times-standard.com, click on obits.
Published in Eureka Times-Standard on Mar. 23, 2013