Carolyn J. Steele Flesch

EAST LIVERPOOL — Carolyn J. Steele Flesch, of Tiltonsville, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, following a long illness at the Sienna Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wintersville. She was 71.

Born in East Liverpool, Aug. 9, 1948, she was a daughter of the late George Kenneth Steele Jr. and Jane Allison Steele. She was a member of the East Liverpool High School Class of 1966 and lived most of her life in the Toronto area.

She had lived 15 years in Florida at one time. She worked as a bank teller for over 30 years.

She was a person of faith throughout her life, teaching Sunday school and working as a church librarian at First United Methodist Church in Toronto. She later embraced Judaism, and taught herself to read the Torah in its original Hebrew.

She is survived by two sons, Rob (Jennifer) Flesch of Columbus and Douglas (Heather) Flesch of Tiltonsville; and three grandchildren. Other survivors include three brothers, Robert Steele, Kenneth Steele and Richard Steele .

A graveside service will be conducted at noon Wednesday at Riverview Cemetery. The Dawson Funeral Home has been entrusted with these arrangements.

View Mrs. Flesch’s memorial website and express condolences online at www.dawsonfuneralhome.com.