Carole R. Feistel

October 28, 2017

Feistel, Carole Obituary

Carole Rose Feistel, “Feisty”, 78, of Greeley, PA passed away on October 28, 2017 in Louisville, KY.

A Memorial service will be held at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 W. Harford St., Milford, PA 18337 on November 11, 2017 at 2PM with Rev. Luana Cook-Scott of Milford United Methodist Church officiating. Visitation will precede the service, beginning at Noon.

Carole was born in Queens, NY to Katherine and Everitt Feistel on February 15, 1939.  She graduated from P.S. 63 in Ozone Park, NY.  Carole’s professional career included positions as office manager at Republic Carloading in NYC, and she later enjoyed a long career in the hospitality industry at fine resorts in the Pocono Mountains, including Cliff Park Inn in Milford, PA and most recently at Woodloch Pines in Hawley, PA, where Carole worked for 14 years.

Carole was a compassionate, hard working, fun loving, resourceful and fiercely independent woman with great integrity.  She enjoyed nature, wildlife, sharing time with family and friends, PBS, swimming, the BBC, antiques, puzzles, exercise, classic comedies, a good cup of tea and a warm fire.  She was involved at the Pike County Area on Aging, where she helped prepare meals for people in need.  She also supported wildlife, conservation and veteran’s organizations.  

Carole is survived by her son and daughter in law, Robert and Kelly Ortiz of Louisville, KY; sister Dorothy LaPenter and dear friend Marty Hess of Middletown, NY; nieces Jennifer and Nicole LaPenter of Middletown, NY; Great-nephew Trevor; step sisters Margaret and Celia and niece Carole of FL; her Aunt Ruthie, and many cousins including Marilyn, Doreen and Jereann.

Carole was preceded in death by: her mother, Katherine Carbone; her husband, Israel Robert Ortiz; and nephew, Walter LaPenter.

Memorial donations may be made to the Public Broadcasting Service at (PBS.org) or the World Wildlife Fund at (WWF.org).   




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November 11, 2017
12:00 p.m.

Visitation
Stroyan Funeral Home

405 W. Harford Street
Milford, PA 18337
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Day:
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November 11, 2017
2:00 p.m.

Memorial Service
Stroyan Funeral Home

405 W. Harford Street
Milford, PA 18337
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