Carol Jean "CJ" Agerter passed away Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, in Miami, Fla.
Ms. Agerter was born in Tiffin, April 15, 1944, to Fritz and Dorothy (Barnhart) Agerter. After graduating from Bowling Green State University with a bachelor of science degree in biology, Carol moved to Miami to pursue a career in clinical microbiology. During her career, she worked at many of the area hospitals where she was well known and loved. In 1994, she co-authored an article published in the Bulletin of Marine Science.
Carol was an avid long distance runner and was a member of the Miami Runners Club. She participated in many marathons, including the New York Marathon and the Disney Marathon.
Apart from her many friends, she is survived by cousins Alex Barnhart of Tiffin, Beverly Barnhart of Arlington, Va., Tom Barnhart of Lima, Eric Barnhart of Melbourne, Fla., Robert Barnhart and William Barnhart, both of Tiffin, and James Barnhart of Galloway.