L. Carole Roach-Scherff
December 05, 1934 ‒ October 12, 2018
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Carole Roach-Scherff, age 83, of Mont Vernon, Ohio passed away on Friday, October 12, 2018 at the Country Club Retirement Campus.
Carole was born on December 5, 1934 in Dania, Florida to the late Watson Marlow and Ruby Lois (Long) Burrell. Carole was a member of The Church of the Nazarene of Richardson, Texas.
Carole is survived by her brother Charles and Barbara Burrell of Mount Vernon.
In addition to her parents, Carole was preceded in death by her first husband Charles Wheeless, her second husband Jackson Roach, her third husband Augustus Scherff; and her son Walter Charles Wheeless.
Carole’s early working years began as a secretary in the Administrative Offices of Texas A&M.
Future years and relocations found her at National Soil Services, a geotechnical engineering firm in Dallas, Texas. Carole was the Executive Assistant to the President and CEO for many years.
Continuing working years found her at Murata Business Systems and American General Hospitality that became Interstate Hotel and Resorts. Carole eventually served as Payroll Coordinator. She was highly trusted in this confidential position. Carole’s ability to work with all levels within the organization was highly regarded.
Carole retired in 2004. In October 2011, Carole moved to Mount Vernon where she resided with her brother Charles and Barbara Burrell.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Roach Cemetery in Macks Creek, Missouri beginning at 11AM.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to Capitol City Hospice in Columbus, Ohio. Their service after Carole’s fall and hip operation were exemplary.
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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Carole Roach-Scherff.