UTICA — A funeral service for Carolyn A. Harrah, 81 of Utica, will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 4, at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica, with Pastor Doug Swan officiating. Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 3, at the funeral home.

Carolyn passed away July 31, 2018, at her granddaughters’. She was born in Utica, Nov. 12, 1936, to the late Isaac N. and Mary M. (Good) Earlewine.

Carolyn loved all sports and watching her grandchildren play and especially Cleveland. She was a member of Ohio Eastern Star.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Richard Jere and Janice Harrah Jr., of Mount Vernon; grandchildren, Adalyn Harrah and Timm Grover of Newark, Gerry L. and Joy Harrah Jr., of Utica, Tabatha Harrah of New Albany, Sara and Matthew Howe of Utica; five great-grandchildren, Tristin and Aubrey Harrah, Kaylyn and Carter Howe and Shanna Smith; sister, Julia Tharp.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Jere Harrah Sr., who passed away May 9, 1997; sons, Vaughn Lewis, Gerry L. Harrah, Sr.; brother, William Earlewine; and sister, Betty Ryan.

Donations may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058-0430.

To sign an online guest book visit www.law-bakerfuneralhome.com.


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