Carolyn L. Brinker, 81, of Dalton, passed away Tuesday, March 15, 2022 at Shady Lawn Nursing Home in Dalton.
She was born near Kidron on July 4, 1940 to the late Sylvan and Mary Ann (Geiser) Lehman and married Floyd L. Brinker on April 21, 1984. He died on December 22, 1998.
She enjoyed crafts and working in flower beds. She was a home health aide for many years and took care of Marilyn Star. She really loved each and every one of her nieces and nephews.
She is survived by a sister-in-law, Mary Lehman; a brother-in-law, Abe Yoder; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her twin brother, Clayton Lehman; sisters, Twila (Earl) Mast, Esther (Marvin) Kandel, and Rosie Yoder; and a special friend, William “Bill” Mellinger, Sr.
Following her wishes, cremation has taken place and burial will take place at Longenecker Cemetery. Spidell Funeral Home in Mount Eaton is handling the arrangements.