Carol Abdenour

Obituary of Carol Abdenour

Carol J. Abdenour, 85, died April 25, 2017

Born in Akron, Ohio on June 12, 1931, the daughter of Fred and Marie Carpenter, she lived in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and was a 1948 graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School. Carol lived most of her life in Akron. She proudly worked at Goodyear Aircraft (later Aerospace), retiring with over 30 years of service.

Carol was an active member of the Woman’s City Club, enjoyed bowling, playing bridge, sewing and traveling later in life. She also was an active member of her church, St. Joseph Melkite Catholic Church. A loving lady, Carol always sported a beautiful smile. Her cheerful demeanor was contagious and she never knew a stranger. A devoted wife, aunt, daughter, sister and sister-in-law who loved her family and friends dearly. She will be missed by so many.

Preceded in death by the love of her life and husband Emil H. Abdenour, parents Fred and Marie Carpenter, sister Joyce A. Stolfo, brother Don Carpenter, and half-brother Fred Carpenter Boykin. She is survived by niece Jennene (Eric) MacPherson as well as many nieces and nephews through her husband Emil who loved her as their own aunt.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Cleveland Clinic Akron General Hospice, Devoted Companions and her health aid Lana for her wonderful care.

Friends may call on Friday 4-7 pm at Hummel Funeral Home, 500 E. Exchange St., where Trisagion Prayers will be recited at 6:30 pm. A Funeral Service will be held 10:00am Saturday at St. Joseph Melkite Catholic Church, 600 W. Exchange St.. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph Melkite Church, 600 W. Exchange St., Akron 44302.