Beloved wife of Thomas Smits for 63 years. Cherished mother of Jan (Ed) Rich, Tommy Smits, Tina (Mark) Stewart, Paula (Eddie) Britton and Buddy (Lisa) Smits. Loving grandmother of Jennifer (Brad) Pfarr, Jerry Rich, Amy (Steven) Stumpf, Ryan (Amanda) Smits, Eric (Faith) Britton, Andrew (Sarah) Britton, Tony (Andi) Smits, Jessica Smits, Rebecca (Dave) Spatholt, Alex (Rachel) Nesbitt, Katie Nesbitt and the late Jeffrey Rich; great-grandmother of 21. A dear sister of Louis Marino, Carl Marino, Ruth Evers and the late Dorothy Webber and Michael Marino. Carol passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday, August 12, 2019 at the age of 78 years. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2019 from 10am until the time of the Funeral Service at 1pm at Paul R. Young Funeral Home, 7345 Hamilton Ave., Mt. Healthy, Ohio 45231. Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Free Kids, 420 West Loveland Avenue, Loveland, OH 45140 or www.cancerfreekids.org. Interment to follow at Mt. Moriah Cemetery.