86, transitioned to her eternal home on Friday, August 30, 2013. She embraced life from the moment she was born in Chicago in 1927. A trick rider, soprano, world traveler, U.S. Marine wife, restauranteur, church activist and fiercely loving mother of four, Carol was a creative force to all who knew her. Survived by her family: Sue (Tom) McIntyre, Tim (Anna) Shamrell, Sally (Glenn) Murphy, Mike Shamrell, Rich Shamrell, Don Thomas; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Her life Celebration will take place at St. Pius X Catholic Church on Friday, September 6, 2013 at 12:00 noon. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Carol's name to TMC Hospice Foundation, 5301 E. Grant Rd., Tucson, AZ 85712. Arrangements by BRING'S BROADWAY CHAPEL.