PAULDING -- Carolyn A. Dangler, 71, died Sunday, June 1, 2014, at her home.
She was born November 7, 1942, the daughter of I.H. "Jake" and Leona R. (Strunkenburg) Aldred. On January 1, 1966, she married Gene N. Dangler, who preceded her in death on July 1, 1985. She was a former teacher for Defiance City Schools and a member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Paulding. She was a volunteer for the Paulding County Bargain Bin and a member of the Sewing Circle of the Paulding County Hospital.
She is survived by a daughter, Angelique R. Kirk, Paulding; a stepdaughter, Wanda Harris, Defiance; three brothers, Francis (Karen) Aldred, Ivan (Rhonda) Aldred Jr., and John Aldred, all of Paulding; six sisters, Billie (Fred) Elder, Sheila (Gary) Justinger, both of Defiance, Mary Elder, Susan Aldred, Marcia Smith, and JoAnn Aldred, all of Paulding; three grandchildren, Adilae Bergalowski, Ricky Bergalowski and Cal Ward; two stepgrandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Lana.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, Ricky Lee Dangler; a brother, James Aldred; and a sister, Marlene Aldred.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Paulding. Burial will be in Live Oak Cemetery, Paulding. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Friday, June 6, at Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding, and one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to the Bargain Bin or St. Paul Lutheran Evangelical Church.