Carol Ann Longley, 78, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018 at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay.
She was born December 2, 1940 in West Allis, the daughter of the late Donald and Josephine (Aliota) Hammond. Carol attended schooling in both Milwaukee and Sturgeon Bay. On September 8, 1955, she married James Allen Longley in Marshall, Texas. Together, they shared 58 years of marriage before he preceded her in death on February 3, 2014. Carol and James were members of Assembly of God Church. She loved traveling, fishing, golfing, camping, and anything to do with the oceans.
Carol is survived by her four children, Corrine (David) Stephany of Green Bay, Robin Longley, Vicki (John) Fredrickson, and Glenn (Susan Wells) Longley, all of Sturgeon Bay; ten grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; sisters, Joyce (Ival) Smith of Chetek and Donita James of Sturgeon Bay; ten siblings-in-law, Jeane Moreno of Lakewood, CA, Sharon (John) Kelner, Janet Gaethke, Gary Fictum, all of Sturgeon Bay, Richard (Mary) Longley, Linda (Fred) Janus, and Chuck (Beth) Longley, all of Green Bay; special friend, Jane Kasten; and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jim; grandson, Christopher Longley; brothers-in-law, George Longley and Dale James; and sister-in-law, Susan Ricco.
A funeral service to honor Carol’s life will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Huehns Funeral Home with Pastor Cory Dahl officiating. Carol will be laid to rest next to her husband, Jim, in Blossomburg Cemetery.
Visitation for family and friends will be at the funeral home on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 10:20 a.m.
Donations can be made in Carol’s name to Door CANcer Inc.
“Our family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Ival and Joyce Smith for not leaving mom’s side the last two and a half weeks. A special thank you to Jane Kasten for taking care of mom and supporting our family. Thank you to Lissa Miller and the staff at Emerald Shores, as well as Aurora BayCare Medical Center for their care and compassion.”
Huehns Funeral Home, Inc. is assisting the family. Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Carol may be shared with her family through her tribute page at www.huehnsfuneralhome.com.