Carol Jean Maddux (Plattner)
Bremerton - Our beloved, wife, mother, and grandmother; Carol Jean Maddux (Plattner), age 73, passed away at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tacoma on October 22, 2020. After surgery on a brain mass, she died from unexpected complications. Carol was born in Olympia, Washington, on December 13, 1946. She graduated from Moses Lake High School in 1964 and married Ronald Maddux in Victorville, California, on May 22, 1965. They moved to Bremerton in 1968.
Carol enjoyed gardening, camping at the ocean, teaching Sunday School, her pinochle club, interior decorating, and being involved in her church. She loved everything Disney and Christmas. She was a grandma (Grammy Carol) to many children, including her grandkids, daycare kids, and Sunday School children.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Roberta and Murray Plattner, and her brothers Murray Jr. and Charles.
Carol's memory will live on with her loving husband Ron Maddux, daughters Michelle Maddux, Rochelle Winters, Angela Maddux-Kinsey, son Brett Maddux, son-in-law Todd Winters, daughter-in-law Lindsay Maddux, and brother Rand Plattner. Her memory also lives on through her six grandchildren: Sidney Winters, Arion Cain, Spencer Winters, Wyatt Kinsey, Christopher Maddux, and Gillian Kinsey.
Arrangements for a memorial service are still in the planning stages. She will be buried at Mountain View Memorial Park in Lakewood, Washington.
Published in Kitsap Sun from Oct. 27 to Oct. 31, 2020.