Carol Ann Kradel
Carol Ann Kradel, 81, of New Castle, passed away the morning of November 10, 2019, at UPMC Passavant Hospital.
Born May 9, 1938, in New Castle, she was the daughter of John and Mary (McIltrot) Sarbo. She is survived by her husband, James Clarence Kradel, Sr.
Carol studied to be a medical transcriptionist and was employed with AT&T in the relay center as a telecommunicator.
In her younger years, Carol loved to play softball and to bowl. In softball, she was a pitcher in the 18 and Over League. She was an avid bingo player and enjoyed collecting teapots and Beanie Babies and frequenting the casinos.
She was a member of Neshannock Presbyterian Church.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one daughter, Terry Kradel of New Castle; one brother, David J. Sarbo of New Castle; one sister, Shirley M. Jones of New Castle; 2 grandsons, James Heaney and John Heaney; and two great-grandchildren, Haley Kradel and Asher Heaney.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, James C. Kradel, Jr.; and one grandson, Corey Kradel.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 14, from 10 a.m. to noon at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road.
A funeral service will take place immediately following visitation Thursday at noon at the funeral home with Rev. Matthew Bupp officiating.
Burial will be in Castle View Cemetery.
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Published on November 12, 2019


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debbie dean
Nov 20, 2019
im so sorry for your loss. she was a wonderful person..and im sure she will be missed terribly. i will keep you all in my prayers..
Phyllis Warren
Nov 13, 2019
The family has my deepest sympathy- always remember her- her mom& her kids on my street! RIP