Carol S. Schell | News, Sports, Jobs
Carol S. Schell, 78, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Friday, January 14, 2022 at Altercare Summit Acres in Caldwell.
She was born on February 25, 1943 in Dixon Ridge, Washington County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Wesley David Johnson and the late H. Lucille Dennis Johnson Braden.
Carol was a 1960 graduate of Southern Noble High School, located in Dexter City. She sold Friendly Home Products for 12 years and Stanley Home Products for over 30 years. She was a member of the Catholic Church of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fulda and its Catholic Women’s Club. She was a religious education teacher for over 30 years and led a Bible study for several years.
Together with her husband, Fred, they ran RICA at St. Mary’s for many years and she renewed three times. Carol was an avid Caldwell Redskins fan. She liked to play bingo, do crosswords, play cards, sing, and she was an excellent poet. Carol was a woman of great faith. She was an incredible example to her family and she was the glue that held her family together.
In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by a daughter, Lora Schell; one granddaughter, Marissa Robertson; one sister, Margie Ruppel; two brothers-in-law, Denver Schell and Melvin Schell; and three sisters-in-law, Phyllis Schell, Leona Schell and Rose Schell.
Surviving are her husband, Fredrick Robert “Fred” Schell, whom she married on March 3, 1962; his children, Joseph Robert Schell of Dexter City, Todd Edward Schell of Williamstown, West Virginia, Paul Marvin (Christine) Schell of Lake Placid, Florida and Cindy Mae Robertson of Huron; 4 grandchildren, Cole (Megan) Robertson, Brett Robertson, Chase Robertson and Galen Schell; 3 great-grandchildren, Olivur, Axel and Hailey; one sister, Jeanne (Bill) Hupp of Caldwell; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and her beloved cat, Patches.
Friends can call Wednesday, January 19, 2021 from 4-7 p.m. at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell. A Christian Bible service will follow the visitation at 7 p.m. Chester Pabin as celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Parish Cemetery. Guests are asked to follow recommended Covid safety guidelines at all gatherings.
An online guest book can be signed at www.mcvay-perkins.com