Carol K. Roberts, age 70, found peace on Saturday, January 5, 2019.
She was born July 1, 1948, in Waukesha to parents Richard and Darlene (Koski) Thew. Carol grew up in Morse, WI, and later moved to Fond du Lac, graduating from Goodrich High School in 1966. She was united in marriage on February 18, 1967, to Larry Roberts. Carol worked in accounting at Chrysler Corporation in Hartford for many years, until working at Hampel Corporation in Germantown.
Carol enjoyed trips to the casinos and also attended grandchildren’s events. She also enjoyed fishing at the family cottage with Barb. At home she spent time watching the birds and feeding the squirrels. She will be remembered most for being the host at family get togethers.
Carol is survived by her husband, Larry; three children, Dan (Barb Moravec), Cari Boelk and Scott; three grandchildren, Britney, Brock and Brooke; family friend, Jeannie Hahn; three sisters, Diane (Dennis) Waterman, Lin (Romie) Backhaus and Jackie (Roger) Freund; three brothers, Richard Thew, Dean (Nancy) Thew and Kirk (Stacey) Thew; also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Carol is preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Wendy Manderle and one brother, Michael Thew.
A time of remembrance will be held at Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union Street, Hartford on Friday, January 11 at 5:00pm. Visitation for family and friends from 3:00pm until the time of sharing. When ordering flowers, please refrain from lilies.
The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. (262) 673-9500 www.shimonfuneralhome.com