Carolyn J. Coulon (1934 — 2019)

Carolyn J. Coulon

(1934 — 2019)

Carolyn J. Coulon, age 85, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Carolyn retired from Bryan Custom Plastics after 27 years of service. She was President of Local No. 141 AFL/CIO for six years. Carolyn was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Bryan VFW Post 2489 Auxiliary, was an active participant in Relay for Life, enjoyed couponing and was an avid bowler, playing on four leagues a week and a travel league on the weekends.

Carolyn was born on Aug. 11, 1934, in Springfield, Massachusetts, the daughter of Lawrence and Catherine (Kuras) Pezanetti. She married Charles E. Coulon on Oct. 25, 1952, at Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Springfield, Massachusetts, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 19, 1996. During their marriage, she was a devoted military wife while her husband served in the U.S. Marine Corps and Air Force during the Korean and Vietnam wars.

Carolyn is survived by her sons, Lawrence (Margaret) Coulon of Napoleon and Leonard (Amy) Coulon of Lake Seneca; daughters, Laurie (Dewayne) Vent of Coldwater, Michigan, and Lynne‘ Hook of Fort Wayne, Indiana; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and brothers, Richard Pezanetti and Lawrence Pezanetti. She was also preceded in death by her parents and brothers, John and Edward Pezanetti.

Visitation will be held from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, in the Krill Funeral Home, 860 W. Mulberry St., Bryan, with a recitation of the Rosary at 3:30 p.m. Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Bryan with Father James Halleron officiating. Burial will follow in Shiffler Cemetery.

Memorials are requested to Relay for Life or St. Patrick Catholic Church.

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