Andover, Ohio - Carolyn Faye Mackes, age 80, died on January 11, 2021, in Warren, Ohio. She was born on August 9, 1940, in Kresgeville, Pennsylvania, a daughter of Minnie Elizabeth (Hawk) and James J. Smith. A longtime resident of Gilbert, Pennsylvania, Carolyn was a resident of Andover for six months. On June 20, 1958, she married Ronald Lee Mackes, Sr. Carolyn enjoyed traveling with her husband, crocheting, and keeping in touch with her friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband of fifty-four years, Ronald; her son, Ronald Lee "Buzz" Mackes, Jr., and her sister, Barbara Shupp. Survivors include her daughter, Terri L. (Rick) Whitmyer of Andover, Ohio; two brothers, James R. (Janice) Smith of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, John B. (Kim) Smith of Lewes, Delaware; her sister-in-law, Marilyn (Jim) Bradley of Appenzell, Pennsylvania; brother-in-law, Ralph (Donna) Mackes of Kunkletown, Pennsylvania; four grandchildren, Lindsey, Kristi, Hannah, and James and five great grandchildren, Kyree, Aubrey, Rylee, Reagan, and Ryann.
No public services will be held. Burial will be in Gilbert Cemetery, Gilbert, Pennsylvania. Share a fond memory or condolence at www.baumgardnerfuneralhome.com
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