Erma (Carol) McMullen, 70, of Wooster, died Saturday, July 7, 2012 at Smithville Western Care Center, in Wooster.
Memorial services will be Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 4 P.M. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Jeromesville with Pastor Jerry Rhea officiating. Carol was born May 27, 1942 in New Roads, Louisiana to Roland and Ruth (Powell) Pancost.
She graduated from Mohawk High School and from Kent State University in 1963 with a Bachelor Degree in home economics. She married Wayne McMullen on October 14, 1967. He survives. She was the food service instructor at LCJVS in Oberlin for over 20 years. Erma was a member of the Cleveland Culinary Association where she was named “Chef Educator”. Prior to moving to Wooster, Carol lived in Elyria for 25 years and was a member of the Pilgrim UCC and later Washington Ave. Christian Church. She was a member of the Jeromesville Trinity Lutheran Church. She loved to travel, work crossword puzzles, quilting, and sing in the church choir. She loved swimming at the YMCA when she was able and researching on the computer; she believed in learning something new every day. She enjoyed spending time with the Escapees RV Club and sharing in her daughters life.
Carol will be deeply missed by her husband, Wayne; daughter, Jennifer McMullen of Wooster; brother, Jon (Larry) Pancost of Dublin, Ohio; sisters, Janet (Ralph) Widman of Lynchburg, Ohio and Lois (James) Charles of Rochester, New Hampshire.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Greater Wayne County, 2525 Back Orrville Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or Ohio Lions Eye Research Foundation, PO Box 761, Wooster, OH 44691.
Online tributes may be made at www.RobertsFuneralHome.com.