Carol M. Studebaker, 75, of Pontiac, passed away June 9, 2018, at Heritage Manor, Normal.

Cremation rites will be accorded and a private graveside service will be held at Gaines Cemetery, rural Minier.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 24, at Haensel Funeral Home in Minier.

Carol was born Sept. 18, 1942, in Bloomington, to Harold and Estelle Dalby Schmidgall. She married Eli Studebaker. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include one sister, Joy (Mike) Hagerty, Armington; one niece, Coleen; and one nephew, Aaron.

Her parents, one brother, Wayne, and one sister, Donna, also preceded her in death.

Carol worked at State Farm in Bloomington for more than 40 years. She had a long enjoyment of horses.

Memorials may be made to Sand Wash Basin Wild Horse Advocate Team, 3980 Broadway St., Suite 103 Boulder, CO. 80304.

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