- July 25, 1949 - November 20, 2012
- Sheffield Lake, Ohio
of Carol's Passing
- IN LIEU OF FLOWERS THE FAMILY SUGGESTS MEMORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS BE MADE TO THE GIRLS MISSIONETTE PROGRAM AT CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ASSEMBELY OF GOD OR TO GOD CARES MINISTRY LEGACY PROGRAM IN AVON LAKE
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Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Carol by adding your memories and photos. MAY GOD BLESS EACH OF YOU AND KEEP YOU IN THE HOLLOW OF HISHAND.
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“Carol was such a fine example of a lovely Christian woman sold out to Christ: she gave of her time, resources, and affections passionately and...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Jennifer Szuter - Lakewood, OH
“We are saddened to hear the death of Carol. Miss Carol was our daughter Leah's Daisy teacher and spoiled and took such loving care of her as she...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Heather Gaffeny - Avon, OH
“Eli, Leslie, Dan and family,
We are so sorry for your loss. I will miss seeing Carol with the kids at church. She always looked so happy with them...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Guy & Tari Reph - Elyria, OH
“Carol was a very dear friend and wonderful teacher. She has taught many years in both our Rainbows Club and our Daisies Club. The kids just loved...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Linda Schmidt - North Olmsted, OH
“Leslie and Dan sorry to hear of your loss. She is celebrating with Jesus May you find strength in His live
5 of 7 | Posted by: Marion and nancy stoneburner - GA
“Leslie, I am so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.
6 of 7 | Posted by: Jennifer (Sosenko) Smith - OH
“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family.
7 of 7 | Posted by: Robert Kaderbek Jr - OH - Friend
Carol A. Balser (nee Wallace), 63 of Sheffield Lake, went home to be with the lord surrounded by family and friends at Mercy Hospital in Lorain on Tuesday, November 20, 2012. Carol was born in Cleveland on July 25, 1949. She was a professional secretary and published author and worked for the American Cancer Society in Elyria and First Lutheran Church for many years. Carol also volunteered with God Care Ministry at Good Samaritan Nursing Home. She was the Sunday school superintendent at the Church of God of Prophecy in Brecksville, taught for 13 years at Christian Heritage Assembly of God in Avon teaching Rainbows and Daisies in the Missionette program. She loved children and taught Sunday school most of her adult life. Carol was a friend to everyone, loved the Lord and she always had a smile on her face.
Carol is survived by her loving husband of Eli L.; daughter Leslie Schlak (Dan); mother Christine Vanni (nee Andrews); sisters Marlene Ray (Tommy) and Pam Yassen; nephews and nieces James, Aaron, Matthew and Michael Beasley, Brian Schultz, Paula Weston and Ashley Glowacki; granny of Delaney, Nathaniel, Daniel and Eli; best friend and cousins Dolly and Don Schultz, Sherrie Louder and Doris Jacoby; her bird Gracie and dog Callie; and many other family members and friends, too numerous to name. She is preceded in death by her father Homer Wallace.
Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 163 Avon Belden Road, Avon Lake from 6-9pm on Sunday, November 25. Funeral service at 11am on Monday, November 26 at Christian Heritage Assembly of God, 36465 Chester Road, Avon. Interment at Resthaven Memory Gardens, Avon. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be forwarded to Christian Heritage Missionette Program, 36465 Chester Road, Avon, 44011 or God Cares Ministry, 33399 Walker Road, Suite A, Avon Lake, 44012.