Carolyn J. Carrier

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Carolyn Janet (Tomkins) Carrier, 83, of Guttenberg, died Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at the Guttenberg Care Center.

Visitation was Thursday, Aug. 30, at Tuecke-Allyn Funeral Home, Guttenberg, and before services at the church.

Funeral services were Friday, Aug. 31, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Guttenberg, conducted by Rev. Marvin Bries.

Interment was at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Guttenberg.

Carolyn was born on May 27, 1935, to Roy and Agusta (Blaker) Tomkins on the family farm outside of Osterdock.

Carolyn received her education from the Dingesville Country School and Colesburg High School where she graduated with the class of 1953. On June 9, 1956, Carolyn was united in marriage with Jerome “Bud” Carrier at St. Mary’s Church in Guttenberg and this union blessed them with seven children. Making a home for her family was a full time job but Carolyn did find time to make quilts, sing with the St. Mary’s Choir and decorate cakes for family and friends. 

Carolyn is survived by her children, Greg (Heidi) Carrier of Iowa City, Becky (John) Choiniere of Stillwater, Minn., Chris (Kaye) Carrier of Urbandale, Bruce Carrier of Guttenberg, Cathy (Stan) Hines of Guttenberg, Lisa (Bill) Robinson of Garnavillo and Kevin (Kelly) Carrier of Hudson, Wis.; grandchildren, Paul and Neil Carrier, John (Kate) and Daniel (Natasha) Choiniere, Brian and Brett Carrier, Adam and Sydney Hines, Jane and Thomas Robinson, and Lauren and Reid Carrier; great-grandchildren, Hannah and Amy Choiniere; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Dorothy Palmer; brothers, Harvey, Paul Richard, James Cecil and Leland Tomkins.

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