Carolyn Kay Bachmann

February 23, 1938 ‒ February 14, 2006

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Carolyn K. Bachmann, 67, of Parry Avenue died in her home early Tuesday morning, February 14, 2006, following a long illness.

Carolyn fell asleep in death following a courageous seven-year battle with multiple myeloma.

She was born February 23, 1938 in Mansfield and graduated from

Mansfield Senior High with the class of 1956. On August 11, 1956 she committed her life in marriage to Phillip Adrien Bachmann who survives.

Mrs. Bachmann retired in 1993 following 26 years of service as a cook’s aide with the Madison Local Schools. She was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses East Congregation.

Carolyn loved to work in her flowerbeds, but was most dedicated to serving with the activities of the Witnesses.

In addition to her husband of nearly fifty years, she is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Vickie and Gary Wallace of Mansfield; son, David Bachmann of Fredericktown; a grandson and his wife, David and Mandy Wallace of Mansfield; great grandson Tyler Adrien Wallace; mother Helen (Boger) Deere of Mansfield; brother and sister-in-law, Kenneth, Jr. and Sandy Deere of Mansfield; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Shirley Batson of Perrysville, Janice and John Rowsey of Ashland, and Margarette Earley of Princeton, Illinois; brother-in-law, Stanley Bachmann of Denver Colorado; sister-in-law, Catherine Bachmann of Dothan, Alabama; many nieces and nephews; uncle, Raymond McDady of Seattle, Washington; great aunt, Edna Lamb of Butler; former daughter-in-law, Colleen of Mt. Vernon; and cherished friends Rosie and Elwood Cox of Nash, Oklahoma.

She was preceded in death by her father Kenneth Deere, Sr. and a brother-in-law, Norman Bachmann.

The family will receive friends in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home on Friday, February 17, 2006, the hour prior to the 1 pm funeral service. Brother Harry Moore will officiate. Burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made through the funeral home to the Carolyn Bachmann Memorial Fund.

The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to Hospice of North Central Ohio and Sunshine Homecare for the attentive, compassionate care given to Carolyn.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com