Carolyn Greene

October 10, 1931 ‒ February 18, 2002

Delaware, Ohio

Carolyn GREENE, age 70 of Delaware died unexpectedly early Monday morning, February 18, 2002 at her home.

She was born on Oct. 10, 1931 in Massillon to the late Carroll and Thelma Croston Burke. Graduate of Willis High School Class of 1949, completed her undergraduate work in English Education at The Ohio State University and received her Masters Degree in Education from Xaiver University.

She was a consultant of special education for Ohio Dept. of Education and retired in 1992 from the Marion City Schools as administrator of children with exceptionalities. Member of Council for Exceptional Children, enjoyed reading books, decorating, and traveling with her daughter.

Survived by and was friend and mother to daughter: Pamela Greene of Columbus, Brother: Richard L. (Phyliss) Burke of Cleveland, Nephew: Scott (Angela) Burke of Cleveland, Niece: Lauren (Mark) Burke-Bennett of Chicago, Great-niece: Samantha Burke, Great-nephews: Seth Burke, Weston & Reece Bennett, Special friends: Marguerite VandenWyngaard and Brenda Bowen.

Friends may call Thursday 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the funeral services to be held Friday 2:00 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St. (SR 36), Delaware, Rev. David Meredith officiating. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions: National Public Radio.