CUYAHOGA FALLS —  Carol Ann Anspach, 79, passed away peacefully at home on March 7, 2017 after a long battle with dementia.

Carol was born Dec. 2, 1937 in Troy, to the late James and Roberta Kreglow. Carol graduated from Ada High School in 1955 where she was homecoming queen. She graduated with a degree in education from The Ohio State University where she was a member of Chi Omega sorority. Carol was married June 7, 1959. She taught 2nd and 4th grades in Defiance. In 1965 they relocated to Cuyahoga Falls and she became a fulltime mom. Carol enjoyed shopping, music, reading and spending time with her family. She was a huge Neil Diamond fan. Carol was an active member in the Grandview United Methodist Church and enjoyed the Chancel Choir and Bell Choir.

Preceded in death by her parents; brother, Jim Kreglow and Sara Jane Riley. She is survived by her loving husband, John M. of 57 years; children, John Charles of Stow, Susan (Bryan) Nace of Fairlawn, David (Kristine), of Cuyahoga Falls, Amy (Rick) Henkel of Stow and Mark (Angelique) of Cuyahoga Falls; grandchildren, Emily, Tyler, Justina, Lance, Kevin, Alan, Jacquelynn, Gabrielle, and Jenevieve.

A committal service will be held 12 p.m. on Saturday March 11, in the chapel at Woodlawn Cemetery 5134 St. Route 235 Ada, OH 45810. Pastor Paula Koch will be officiating. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery (Ada, OH).

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Grandview United Methodist Church.

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