Carol Ann Coleman
ODENTON, Md. — Carol Ann Coleman, 69, of Odenton, Md., died peacefully surrounded by her children on May 23, 2013, at the Mandarin Inpatient Care Center, Hospice of the Chesapeake in Harwood, Md.
Born on Nov. 25, 1943, in Oneonta, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Charlotte Johnston and granddaughter of John and Mary Mattice of West Edmeston. She lived for many years in Glen Burnie, working as the cafeteria manager at Rippling Woods Elementary School before moving to Odenton in retirement. She will be remembered as warm and loving with an infectious laugh to all who knew her.
Married for 37 years, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roger A. Coleman Sr. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Frances Sherwood of New Berlin; nephew, Tim Sherwood; and nieces, Pam Rowe and Renee Casey.
She is survived by her children, Roger A. Coleman Jr. (wife, Heather) of Stewartstown, Pa., Heather King (husband, Steve) of Yorktown, Va., and Tracy Wilson (husband, Bill) of Odenton. Carol’s grandchildren include Trevor, Hunter and Courtney King, Carly and Blake Wilson and Abby and Jenna Crosby. She is survived by her sister, Cheryl Zamelis, (husband, Doug; niece, Ariadne; nephew, Nick); brother, John Johnston of upstate New York, (nieces, Kim and Carol, and nephews, Kevin, Sean and Brian).
The family will receive friend from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at Beall Funeral Home, 6512 NW Crain Highway, Bowie, MD 20715. A funeral service will be held the following day, May 29, at the same location starting with a short viewing at 12:30 p.m. with service starting at 1 p.m.
Online condolences may be made at www.beallfuneral.com on the homepage under recent obituaries.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake (www.hospiceofthechesapeake.org).