Carole Jean Helms Schwartz, a native Floridian born Aug. 13, 1945, died in Englewood Sept. 13 in the autumn of her life.
Carole's surviving family is her loving brother, Ralph Lee Helms of Baton Rouge, La., originally from Florida; a half-sister, Alesia Bethel; and six nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at the Lemon Bay Funeral Home on No. 2 Buchans Landing, Englewood, at the end of Dearborn Street.
After the contemplation and healing hour, beloved family and friends will immediately gather at 7035 Manasota Key Road to Celebrate Carole's life. We will collectively look back at the great joy she brought
into our lives from the fabric of hers.
Burial service will take place Tuesday in Naples. All remembrances may be donated in her name to the :
St. Francis Animal Rescue Fund in Venice.