Carolyn Herman, 78 of Corning, formerly of Lenox, entered eternal rest on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at CHI Mercy Hospital in Corning. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at Pearson Family Funeral Service and Cremation Center in Corning. Pastor LeAnn Robine will officiate. Interment will follow in the North Fairview Cemetery in Lenox, Iowa. Memorial contributions may be directed to the family. Memories and condolences can be left at www.pearsonfuneralhomes.com.
Carolyn Kay Herman was born on April 20, 1942, and was adopted by Wray Leon and Florence Mary (Riley) Walter. She graduated from Lenox High School with the class of 1960 and fondly remembered her senior trip to Chicago, Illinois. On March 22, 1961 Carolyn married Jerry Dean Herman in Lenox, Iowa.
Carolyn enjoyed vacationing with her family and a trip to Long Beach, California was a favorite of hers. Earlier in life, she liked to embroider. She also liked to do crossword puzzles and color in her coloring books.
Left to cherish Carolyn’s memory is her niece, Rosalie Lamb of Corning; nephews, Scott Wilson of Corning and Kevin Wilson and wife Tammie of Shenandoah; great niece, Kimberly Wilson of Shenandoah and a great-great niece, Addilynn; her family at Corning Specialty Care along with many other relatives and friends.
Preceding Carolyn in death were her husband, Jerry in 1993; her parents, Wray and Florence and her sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Delmar Wilson.