Carolyn M. Celec

CELEC CAROLYN MARIAN CELEC Carolyn Marian Celec, 87, of Tega Cay, SC, passed away on September 2, 2008. Mrs. Celec was born and raised in Youngstown, OH, and, as the wife of a career Air Force officer, she resided in numerous geographic locations, including Illinois, South Dakota, New York, Alaska, Florida, Japan, and Alabama, before settling in Annandale, VA, in 1960. She retired with her husband to Tega Cay, SC, in 2005. Mrs. Celec is survived by her husband of 68 years Stephen F. Celec; five sons and one daughter, Fredrick S. Celec of Arlington, VA, Stephen E. Celec of Crawfordville, FL, Donald F. Celec of Virginia Beach, VA, David P. Celec of Tega Cay, SC, Michael A. Celec of Virginia Beach, VA and Judith A. Andersen of Rocky Mount, VA. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers, John and Nick Gesacion, both of Youngstown, Ohio. Funeral arrangements are through Wolfe Funeral Home in Fort Mill, SC, in association with Demaine Funeral Home in Springfield, VA. Funeral services will be held at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA, the funeral service will be at 3 p.m. on October 16, 2008. For updated information, contact David Celec at (803) 802-3456 or at . In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to HeartBright Foundation, 13000F York Road, Suite 112, Charlotte, NC 28278 at (704) 583-9239. http:// /

Funeral Home

Wolfe Funeral Home - Fort Mill
314 Spratt Street  Fort Mill, SC 29715

Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 7, 2008