Services for Carol Crouse, age 82, of Paullina who passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022, at Prairie View Home in Sanborn. A celebration of life will be held from 5 – 7 P.M. on Thursday, June 9, 2022, at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina.
Private family graveside service will be held at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina.
Carol Crouse, the daughter of Carl and Gladys (Mugge) Faust was born on July 8, 1939, in Cherokee, Iowa. She attended calumet school and graduated from Calumet High School in 1957. Carol was united in marriage to Howard Crouse on October 4, 1958, in Paullina, Iowa. After their marriage they settled in Hawarden, Iowa while Howard worked construction. They later moved to the family dairy farm near Paullina. Howard and Carol worked together on the farm, retiring in 1994. Howard preceded Carol in death on June 22, 2019. Carol moved to Prairie View Campus in October of 2019. She passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022, reaching the age of 82 years, 10 months, and 26 days.
Carol enjoyed going to auctions, and antiquing. She especially loved being on the farm and taking care of her cats and horses.
Left to cherish her memory are two daughters, Kim and Steve Lowe of Milford, Iowa and Chris Wallin and Doug Stoermer of Melvin, Iowa; son-in-law, Neil Jurgensen; grandchildren, Nichole (Brandon) Mesler, Leah Wallin (Trevor Minor), Erin Wallin, Dustin Lowe (Tina Langmaid), Jill Jurgensen (Charlie Roseland), Austin Jurgensen (Hannah Schueder); one great-grandchild; also, other relatives and friends.
Carol was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Howard, and daughter, Debbie Jurgensen.