Traverse City Record-Eagle
---- — TRAVERSE CITY — Carolyn Louise Carpenter, of Traverse City, died Feb. 13, 2014, at age 95. She was born on March 12, 1918, in Grand Rapids, to William and Martha (Van Der Galie) Lachniet.
Carolyn is survived by her children, Pat (Ted Buxton), Glen and Bonnie Johnston; grandchildren, Catherine (Raleigh) Stewart, Erik (Erin) Alanson and Mark Alanson; great-grandchildren, Sabrina and Harold Stewart; and stepchildren, Gary, Glenn and David Carpenter, Nancy Hatfield, Jane Mitchell and Kathy Brod.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Carolyn Carpenter to Munson Hospice and Palliative Care, 1105 Sixth Street, Traverse City, MI 49684.