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Carolyn Summers

March 4, 1933 — June 8, 2021

Carolyn Jane Summers, 88, of Wadsworth was called home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on June 8th, 2021.

Carolyn was born March 4, 1933, in Akron, Ohio to Harvey Gilbert Greer and Beatrice Lucille Mertz.

She graduated from Akron City Hospital School of Nursing and continued in her varied nursing career at City mainly in the Emergency Department.

She married Leonard John Summers on December 10, 1955.

Carolyn was deeply loved and will be missed by her children:  John Harvey Summers, Janice Diane Bordner, and Jennifer Irene (Harry, Jr.) Zaremba; grandchildren Sammy (Stephanie), Danny and Max; great-grandchildren Weston; sister and brothers Marjorie Howard, Harvey Greer (Mary) and Bruce Greer (Erica); her loyal Westie, Lily; many nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Leonard, on June 22, 2007, and daughter-in-law, LeeAnn Summers.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, June 17 at 11 am at the Fairlawn Lutheran Church for all her family and friends with Pastor Gau and Kozak officiating. Online tributes may be made at Private interment will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.  Memorial contributions may be made to Fairlawn Lutheran Church, Braille Ministry, 3415 W. Market St., Fairlawn, OH 44333.

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