Carolyn M. Waruch 89, a life long resident of Cherrytown died on Sunday, April 29, 2012 at her home surrounded by her family. Carolyn was born on June 10, 1922 in Norwalk, Connecticut to Mary Szymanski White and Nelson M. White.
She was predeceased by her husband, Sam Waruch who died in 1996.
Carolyn is survived by her daughter Jane (Frank), sons; Glenn (Dee Dee) and David (Claudia). Grandchildren; Christine, Linda (Michelle), Terri, Christopher, Sara, Samantha, Amanda (Lucas), Benjamin, Jacob and great grandchildren; Eric, Thea and Samuel as well as many loving nieces and nephews.
Carolyn proudly served in WWII as a Corporal in Army Intelligence. Her life was dedicated to the family farm, hard work and equally hard play. She taught many many children to do the same. Carolyn was an active community member. She worked for RVCS as a school bus driver for many years. She shared a full life with family and friends and loved gardening, hunting the mountains, fishing, 4 wheeling and wood working. Carolyn's family would like to give a special Thank You to her dedicated physicians and caregivers.
Visiting hours will be Monday, May 7th from 2-4 & 7-9pm at H.B. Humiston Funeral Home, 30 42nd St., Kerhonkson. A celebration of her life will be held Tuesday the 8th at 10am at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Palentown Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Carolyn's name to the Town of Rochester Community Center/Youth Commission, PO Box 65, Accord, NY 12404.