In memory of

Carolyn May Oliver Garfield

May 4, 1951 -  November 19, 2022

Oliver Garfield, Carol (nee Batten) - Passed away peacefully at her home with her family by her side at the age of 71, following a brief battle with cancer.

She will be lovingly remembered by her husband Gordon Garfield, and her children Keith (Brianna) Oliver and Erin Oliver. Carol will be sadly missed by her sisters Lois (Barry) Freese and Sandra (Bob) Molenaar, nephew Randy Freese (Esmeralda), great nephew Mason, nephew Cameron Freese, great niece Charlie Freese, and nieces Stephanie (Matt) Chrusch and Sarah (Kyle) Witiw, cousins Bob (Jo-Anne) Doyle, Sharon (Monika) Falconer, as well her extended family and many friends.

Carol was an avid gardener, jewelry designer, interior decorator and stained-glass artist. She spent many years lending her voice to the choir of Music Mania, volunteered with the Aurora Optimist Club and lived her live sharing her creative talents with those she loved.

If so desired, donations in memory of Carol may be made to your local food bank to support those in need.


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Kimberly Rose (Erin’s friend)

Entered November 23, 2022 from Florida

Dear Erin and family,

Sending you my deepest condolences.
I’m so sorry for your loss, there are no words to take away your sorrow.
I’m sure Carolyn was comforted to be surrounded by her family as she fought her battle. She was a warrior.
Erin I see where your spark, creativity, and sense of adventure come from! You are all these wonderful parts of her.
Much love, 🙏❤️ Kimberly Rose and Goran Peterson

Carmen Chan (Friend of Keith)

Entered November 23, 2022 from NOTL

Carolyn I may not have met you but I feel like I have since you share my birth date (May 4th)…may the fourth always be with you even beyond yonder and rest in eternal peace and happiness! You’ve raised such a kindhearted human being Keith and I couldn’t be more grateful that our paths crossed over yoga and rest assured I will always stay connected with him, checking in to make sure he’s doing okay! Eternal love and grace be yours♥️♥️♥️

Maureen & Paul Cormier (Niece)

Entered November 23, 2022 from Minden/N Fort Myers

We’re so very sorry for your loss… I have early memories of that big warm smile & I can see it never faded. Our hearts go out to you- she has passed far too soon. Xoxo

Dana (Niece)

Entered November 23, 2022 from Shanty Bay

I’m so sorry I will not be able to attend the celebration, I recently had knee surgery.
It was so a shock to hear of Aunt Carol’s passing. I am so glad that she made the personal decision to handle it on her own terms. Sending you all love ❤️
Dana & Ken

Maureen & Bill (Friends)

Entered November 23, 2022 from Uxbridge

So sorry to hear of Carol's passing. She was a friend for many years.
She will be missed.


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