Carolyn had retired from Scott Credit Union. She was a member of the Red Hat Society, and Zion Lutheran Church, Belleville, IL. She was involved with the J.U.L.I.E.T.S (Just Us Ladies, Imbibing, Eating, Talking & Sharing) at church.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Roy Kohlmeier, whom she married on May 20, 1961, and who died on July 26, 2000; her parents, Herman and Helen, nee Wray, Hochmuth; a sister, Patricia Hochmuth; and numerous brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.
She is survived by her daughter, Lisa A. Bray; a son, Bryan W. Kohlmeier; a brother, John Hochmuth; four grandchildren, Nicholas (Tanjecqua) Bray, Matthew Bray, Logan (Sara Adams) Bray, and Jack (Liv Lawson) Kohlmeier; four great-grandchildren, Kamdon, Kye, Alivia, and Tobias; and nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL, with Rev. Chris Spelbring officiating.
Burial will be at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.