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Carolyn Jane (Hanna) Zollinger

July 23, 1932 ~ September 19, 2022 (age 90)

Obituary

Carolyn Jane Zollinger (Hanna) of Millersport, Ohio passed away on Monday September 19th, 2022. She was born in Sugar Grove, Ohio on July 23rd, 1932, and graduated from Liberty Union High School in 1950.

Carolyn was the first female Fire Fighter/EMT in Millersport Fire Department and also the first female to become eligible to retire from the Fire Department. Carolyn was also a volunteer in the community as she helped raise money for the Millersport Swimming Pool. Many former students of Millersport High School will remember being tutored by her or having her as their bus driver over her 35 years of service to the district. Carolyn will be missed greatly by the community and her family.

Carolyn is survived by her brother Jon Hanna (wife Pam Hanna), her son Randy Zollinger (wife Teri Zollinger), her daughter Lori McNaghten (husband Tracy McNaghten), her grandson Ethan McNaghten, her granddaughter Abigail McNaghten (Fiancé Connor Chrisman), her beloved dog Taffy, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marcus Hanna and Eulalia Jane Hanna (Neel), her husband Charles Zollinger, her sister Mary Norris Honsberger, and her sister Sarah George.

A funeral will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 10:30 AM in the JOHNSON-SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 207 S. Main St., Baltimore, OH 43105. Burial will follow in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Family and friends may visit from 4-7 PM at the funeral home on Friday.

The family asks that any donations made in Carolyn’s memory be made to either the Hospice of Central Ohio, or, the Millersport Firefighters Association.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
September 23, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Johnson - Smith Funeral

Funeral Service
Saturday
September 24, 2022

10:30 AM
Johnson-Smith Funeral Home Chapel
207 S. Main St.
Baltimore, OH 43105

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