Carol J. Kolbe (nee Tackas), age 86 and a life resident of Lorain, passed
away Sunday, September 1, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.

Carol was born in Lorain, October 27, 1932, to the late John and Mary (nee
Hnilica) Tackas.  She was a graduate of the former St. Mary High School,
Lorain.  For many years she was employed at the former American Crucible,
Lorain, working as a secretary.  Carol enjoyed crocheting, shopping with her
daughter Jean, and traveling.

She was a member of Believers Spoken Word, Sheffield Lake.  Her other
memberships include the Lorain Harbor Lions Club, Lorain Senior Center, and
the Lorain Garden Club.

Survivors include her children; Jim (Sylvia) Kolbe of Columbus, John (Cindy)
Kolbe of West Virginia, Jean Marie Kolbe of Lorain, Mary (John) Mullner of
Cleveland, Julie (Bob) Gallagher of Lorain, six grandchildren, and eight
great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Carol was preceded in death by her husband of 55
years Emery (2007), and her sister Dorothy Krezman.

There will be no visitation or service.

Andras Crematory & Funeral Home, Lorain, entrusted with arrangemen