Carolyn Elizabeth Grubb, age 79, a long time resident of Angola, Indiana and recently of Bryan passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2023 at Parkview Randallia Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was a secretary at Sheet’s LP Gas in Angola for over 25 years. Carolyn attended the Bryan First Assembly of God. She was active in the Angola area for many years in different church outreach programs and was a former Girl Scout leader.
Born November 2, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire, she was the daughter of Walter E. and Helen Curry (Hatch) Bowen, Jr. She married Stephen W. Stefanowicz on April 17, 1965 and he preceded her in death on July 10, 1975. She later married Alan “Al” Grubb on November 14, 1987 and he preceded her in death on September 10, 2018.
Carolyn is survived by her daughters, Linda Roberts, of Odessa, Florida, Sara (Josh) Harwell and Stacy (Craig) Hand, both of Bryan; five grandchildren, Courtney (Brian) Bashore and Jacob (Hannah) Glore, both of Bryan, Stephen Roberts and Brandon Roberts, both of Odessa, Florida, Jesse Hand, of Bryan; three bonus grandchildren, Delaney, Derek and Blake Harwell, all of Bryan; great grandchildren, Danielle Bashore, Aurelia and Lewis Glore and a baby boy on the way and brothers, Richard (Sally) Bowen and Robert Bowen, both of Palm Harbor, Florida. She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands; sisters, Priscilla, Virginia and Louise and a brother, Walter.
Visitation will be held on Monday, May 1, 2023 from 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. at Krill Funeral Home, 860 West Mulberry Street, Bryan. Funeral services will be held immediately following with Pastor Tim Terrell officiating. Carolyn will be laid to rest in a private ceremony at Lindenwood Cemetery in Fort Wayne.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to WBCL radio or Parkview Hospice.