She was born on March 3, 1938 in Willard, Ohio, the daughter of the late Ruth (Griffin) and William Dye. She was a graduate of Willard High School.
Carolyn is survived by her two children, Pamela (Mike) Kinney of Bradenton, Fla. and David (Linda) Ream of Norwalk. Grandchildren, Justin Ream and Sarah Kuhlman and two great grandchildren, Brayden and Jack.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Louis William (Bill) Ream in 2006 and a brother Billy Dye.
Funeral services will be private