ORRVILLE — Carrene A. (Fate) Biebighauser, age 87, of Orrville, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, January 2, 2023, in her home in Orrville.
Carrene was born on September 18, 1935, in Akron, to the late Harry and Margaret (Steter) Fate.
She worked various jobs, primarily being the homemaker for her family.
Carrene was a member of Alliance Believer’s Church. She was deeply devoted to the Lord and reading her Bible. She was a member of many prayer groups, a “Prayer Warrior” if you will. Always praying for anyone in need. She was the most loving and caring person anyone could ask to have in their life. Devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and dear friend too many.
Surviving are four children, William Black of Ravenna, Marie (Black) Arbogast of Cuyahoga Falls, Kevin (Teri) Black of Tallmadge, and Scott Black of FL; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; and a brother, Kenneth Fate of CA.
She was preceded in death by husband, Donald E. Black, Sr.; husband, Paul Biebighauser; son, Donald E. Black; daughter, Christine Beaty; grandson, Austin S. Black; and siblings, Vivian, Harry, Margaret and Norma.
Memorial services will be held at a later date at Alliance Believer’s Church, 735 Milner Street, Alliance, with Pastor Bill Lancaster officiating. Burial of ashes will take place at the Oakwood Cemetery in Cuyahoga Falls.
Memorials may be made in Carrene’s honor to Alliance Believer’s Church, 735 Milner Street, Alliance, OH 44601, www.alliancebelieverschurch.