Carolyn Jean “Carol” Goedert, nee Rokusek, died peacefully in her home at the age of 76.
Carol was born in Chicago, where she resided most of her life, to George and Genevieve, nee Bekin, Rokusek.
Loving mother to Matthew (Victoria) Goedert; proud grandmother of Nicholas, Benjamin, and Samuel Goedert; lifelong companion of the late Donald Runkowski; dear sister of Linda Salaty (Smid), Rita Pryzbalinski (Smid), Alice Smid, and the late George Rokusek, Jr., Robert Rokusek, Joyce Rodriguez (Smid), and Martin Smid; fond sister-in-law, aunt, and cousin to many.
Carol loved to garden, bake goodies, and crochet. She will always be remembered for showing her love through food, especially her delicious cookies and pastries. Carol’s greatest joy were her three grandsons, and will forever be cherished by each of them.
A private Celebration of Life will be held for the family.
We sincerely thank you for sharing your kind wishes, fond memories, and prayers.