Carolyn Strawman

Carolyn Strawman, 69, of Risingsun, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Independence House, Fostoria.

She was born Feb. 11, 1944, in Fostoria, to Richard and Mabel (Larcom) Bateson.

She is survived by her father; stepmother, Leah Bateson of Fostoria; three children, Lisa (David) Sears of Medina, Timothy Strawman of Risingsun and Sarah (John) Lee of Framingham, Mass.; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother, Daniel (Deb) Bateson of Risingsun; three sisters, Sharon (Paul) Cochey of Gibsonburg, Nancy (Kenny) Roberts of Fremont and Deb (Roger) Freeman of Olmstead Township; and two stepbrothers, Kevin Bickel of Bowling Green and Jim (Mary) Bickel of Tiffin.

She was preceded in death by her mother and one sister, Linda Carpenter.

Visitation will be 3-6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, 407 N. Countyline St., Fostoria.

Her memorial service will take place at a later date.

Memorial donations may be given to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.