Carol C. Recker, 74, died March 13, 2013, at her residence.
She was born June 21, 1938, in Gomer to the late Kermit and Margaret Allemeier Nichols. On Nov. 19, 1960, she married Thomas Recker, who died Jan. 9, 1992.
She is survived by her son, Christopher (Jennifer) Recker, of Glandorf; three grandchildren, Clayton, Mackenzie and Savannah Recker; and a brother, Terry Nichols, of Murdock, Kan.
She was preceded in death by a son, Tony Recker; and a brother, Kenny Nichols.
Carol was a nurse for Putnam County Home Health & Hospice. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, and American Legion Post 63 Auxiliary, Ottawa . Carol enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren doing crafts, gardening and watching their sporting events. She also enjoyed spending time with family, friends and the coffee club, and liked to travel and spend time at the cottage on the Auglaize River.
Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf. Father Tony Fortman will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Love Funeral Home, Ottawa, where a Scripture service will be held at 1:45 p.m. Sunday.
Memorials may be made to Putnam County Home Health & Hospice.
Condolences can be expressed at lovefuneralhome.com.