Carol M. (Bauer) Penrod was born Oct. 22,1934 in Barberton, a daughter of the late Adolph and Winifred (Katanich) Bauer. She went home to be with the Lord May 14, at the age of 84. Carol was a 1952 graduate of Barberton High School. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Jerry L. Penrod, Sr.. She cherished her family and her friends. Carol was a faithful and active member of the Wadsworth UMC. Carol is survived by son Rev. Jerry Penrod, Jr. (Cindy), daughter Catherine Lowe (Duane); grandchildren Shaina (Ben), Alicia (Andrew), Krystal (Paul), Jesse, Joshua (Alison); 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. Carol is also survived by her sister, Patricia Emerson; a niece Wendy (Rick), 2 nephews Mark (Pamela) and Kevin. Hilliard Rospert, 330-334-1501, www.hilliardrospert.com.