Carole M. Counsil
Born: July 28, 1944; Baltimore, Maryland
Died: December 21, 2020; Mt. Morris
MT. MORRIS – Carole M. Counsil, age 76, lost her multiyear battle with progressive supranuclear palsy on Monday, December 21, 2020 in her home in Mt. Morris, IL.
Carole was born on July 28, 1944, in Baltimore, MD, the daughter of Charles and Thelma (Lent) Gummel. Carole married Earl Counsil on October 27, 1962 in Nahunta, GA, and were married for 58 years. Carole started her working career with Barber-Greene Company in Aurora, IL, in the purchasing department in the 1960s, and she ended her career as office manager for Bulger Associates in South Elgin, IL in the early 2000s Shortly after her retirement, she moved to Mt. Morris, IL.
Carole is survived by her husband, Earl Counsil; grandchildren:, Valerie and Ty Counsil; sister, Janis McGuire; brother, Gary Gummel; and daughter-in-law, Debra Counsil.
She is preceded in death by her parents; beloved son, David W. Counsil; brother, Ronald Gummel; and sister, Shirley Paar. Cremation rites have been accorded with Finch Funeral Home, 405 East Hitt, Mt. Morris, IL. Services will be scheduled at a later date.
Carole's family would like to thank all the people at Serenity Hospice & Home for the terrific comfort and care she received in her final days.
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Published by Ogle County News on Dec. 25, 2020.