Carole SHIPPS


News Death Notice

SHIPPS, Carole Born in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Carl and Elsie Berntsen. She moved to Cincinnati, OH, in 1974, and moved to Sarasota in 2010, after retiring as office manager of her husbands motorcycle dealership. Carole is survived by her husband, Donald, in Sarasota; daughters, Lorraine Lombardi, of Ruskin, and Patricia Bowling, of Hamilton, OH. Other survivors include grandson, Christopher Spawn with four great-grandchildren. Carole's younger brother, Alan Berntsen, lives in San Diego, CA. A celebration of Carole's life will be held for friends and family on Tuesday, July 23, at Symmes Tavern on the Green, 500 Wessel Dr., in Fairfield, OH, from 7-9:00 pm. Manasota Memorial Park and Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.


Published in Journal-News on July 14, 2013