Carole M. Counsil


MOUNT MORRIS – Carole M. Counsil, age 76, lost her multi-year battle with Progressive Supra Nuclear Palsy on Monday, Dec. 21, 2020 in her home in Mt. Morris. Carole was born on July 28, 1944 in Baltimore, Md., the daughter of Charles and Thelma (Lent) Gummel. Carole married Earl Counsil on October 27, 1962 in Nahunta, Ga., and were married for 58 years.

Carole started her working career with Barber-Greene Company in Aurora, in the purchasing department in the 1960’s; and she ended her career as office manager for Bulger Associates in South Elgin, in the early 2000’s. Shortly after her retirement she moved to Mt. Morris.

Carole is survived by her husband: Earl Counsil; grandchildren: Valerie and Ty Counsil; sister: Janis McGuire; brother: Gary Gummel; and daughter in law: Debra Counsil.

She is preceded in death by her parents; beloved son: David W. Counsil; brother: Ronald Gummel; and sister: Shirley Paar.

Cremation rites have been accorded with Finch Funeral Home, 405 East Hitt, Mt. Morris.Services will be scheduled at a later date.

Carole’s family would like to thank all the people at Serenity Hospice & Home for the terrific comfort and care she received in her final days.