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Carol Ann Profaizer

Carol Ann Profaizer, 84, of Gillespie, passed away at Carlinville Area Hospital, Carlinville, on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023.

She was born Dec. 2, 1939, in Gillespie, to Joe Bourey and Marie Hamlin Bourey.

She married Frank J. Profaizer on Oct. 10, 1959 in Gillespie.  He preceded her in death on Oct. 12, 2010.

She was a bank teller in Springfield.

Carol was a former volunteer at Gillespie Public Library.

She loved Bingo, Pinochle, crocheting, growing flowers and cruising in her convertible.

She is survived by her children, Steven (Laura) Profaizer of Colmesneil, TX, Joe (Carrie) Profaizer of Rocky Mount, MO, Susan (Mike) Marcacci of Benld; grandchildren, Jessie, Kennedy, Travis, Dylan, Maya, Michael, Nick, Whitney; great-grandchildren, Paisley, Reed; siblings, Helen Fellin of Taylorville, Loretta Tippins of Des Moines, IA and JoAnn (Don) Pratt of Monticello.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; sister, Madeline Hrastich; brothers in law, Ray Tippins, Bill Fellin and William Hrastich.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2023 at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2023 at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie at 7:30 p.m.

Memorials are suggested to Gillespie Football Boosters or St. Baldrick’s Foundation.

Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at kravanyafuneral.com.

Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, is in charge of the arrangements.