Tomasko, Carol


Died: December 8, 2012
Canton – Carol Elaine Tomasko, 71, of Canton, died at 11:15 p.m. on Saturday, December 8, 2012.
She was born on April 7, 1941 in Lebanon, KY to David L. and Geneva M. (Hartfield) Payne. She married Albert D. Tomasko on June 30, 1960 in Springfield, IL. He preceded her in death on November 22, 2008.
She is survived by her four children, Andrew A. Tomasko of Canton, Cara Ann (Jim) Read of Geneva, OH, Albert “Randy” (Della “Lou Anne”) Tomasko of Canton, and Maria (William “Billy”) Hart of Canton; two brothers, David L. (Priscilla) and Jerry A. (Sheryl) Payne; one sister, Sara A. (the late Gilbert) Squires; three grandchildren, Michael Miller, Corey (Carly) Shaw, and Leo Hart; and one great-granddaughter, Summer Miller.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Carol was a homemaker. Following her husband’s retirement, she worked for The Olive Garden in Peoria as a hostess.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton, where visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the time of service. Cremation rites will follow services.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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