Carol-Jean Nist, 79, Valley City, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2013 into her Heavenly home surrounded by her loving family. Carol-Jean was born March 8, 1934 in Cleveland, to the late Ralph and Mildred Lipstreu. She moved to Valley City in 1952 with her family and has resided there ever since.
Carol-Jean was a member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Valley City. She worked as a Medina County Election Board Poll Worker for many years. Carol-Jean retired from bookkeeping at the former Valley City Bank, Banc Ohio and National City Bank. She enjoyed her family, bowling and working crossword puzzles.
Carol-Jean is survived by her husband of 57 years, John; sisters, Janice Gleyzal of California and Fay (Charles) Gall of Medina; nieces and nephews, Philip, Peter and Peggy Gall, Robin Wilkins, Jaye Gleyzal and Kristi Bullock, Monica Wangler and Ray Nist; and several great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers-in-law, Robert Gleyzal and Raymond Nist.
Funeral Service will be held at 1 P.M., Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at the Bauer Funeral Home, 2089 Columbia Road, Valley City, with Rev. John Urvan, officiating. Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 P.M., Monday, November 18, 2013 at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Valley City.