Carol Elizabeth Schmalz, 74, of Wheeling, died Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at her home.
She was born January 4, 1942 in Wheeling, daughter of the late Arthur and Eleanor Flading Knollinger.
Carol was retired from Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corporate Office and was Lutheran by faith.
In addition to her parents, Carol was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Schmalz in 2005 and her brother, Donald Knollinger.
Surviving is her daughter, Debbie Hamric and her husband, Brian of Moundsville, WV, sister in laws; Kathy Knollinger of FL and Ruth Hlebiczki of Windsor Heights, WV, her grandson; Zackary Hamric and her wonderful dog, Tucker.
Carol’s family would like to thank her very close friends at Breezy Acres and especially her special friend, Linda Ernest, for her helpfulness and care at a very difficult time.
Friends will be received on Friday, February 12, 2016 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St., Elm Grove Chapel and again on Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 10:30am until time of services at 11:30am with Rev. Dennis Schuelkens officiating.
Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyer.com