Carol A. King, 68, of Prairie du Chien passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Prairie du Chien Memorial Hospital.
She was born Nov. 17, 1944, the daughter of Austin and Eunice (Heins) Newcomb. She grew up on the family dairy farm and later worked for 3M Company in Prairie du Chien.
She is survived by her children, Scott (Kit) Lessard of Prairie du Chien, Tim (Shirley) Lessard of Dubuque, Iowa, Tina (Mark) Fox of Prairie du Chien and Tia Marshall of La Crosse; her brothers, Jerry and Mike both of Postville, Iowa; her sisters, Linda of Waterville, Iowa, Gloria of Waukon, Iowa and Amelia of Dubuque, Iowa; six grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Sept. 3, at 7 p.m. at the Garrity Funeral Home Chapel in Prairie du Chien. A private family inurnment will be at a later date. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday, Sept. 3, from 4 p.m. until the time of services. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.