Carol Minissale King, 88, of Carlisle, passed
away on Monday, February 7, 2011, at Carlisle Regional Medical Center. She was born on Saturday, January 20, 1923, in Philadelphia,
a daughter of the late Joseph N. and Nancy (Piccione) Minissale and the widow of John Lloyd King, who died Jan. 16, 2009.
Carol graduated from Dickinson College, where
she earned a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree. She was the owner and operator of the former Carol King’s Boutique in Carlisle
for many years and was also a local artist. After her late husband’s retirement from the economics department at Dickinson
College, Carol and John traveled widely by taking freighters around the world.
She is survived by five children; Lloyd Joseph
King, Nancy Leigh King, Carolyn King Lippincott, Michele King Hassinger and Patricia King Haddad, seven grandchildren; Nicole
and Jordan Haddad, Thomas, Ben and John Lippincott and Danielle and Sierra Hassinger.
The family will hold a private memorial service.
Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of arrangements.
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Carol has left each of you a gift.
The gift of memories. She would want you to remember each gift whether it makes you Happy, Sad, Glad or Mad.
As you pull out each gift from the memory box that is yours. Know she will be with you always and is at peace.
to the entire family.
Donna, Diane, Leah & Michael
With fond memories! Blessings and prayers to her
Penny Masland Smith
Dear friends...you are in our thoughts and prayers.
We are thinking of all of the King Family in the loss
We were all good neighbors on Conway Street in Carlisle.
Love, Janet and Wayne Rutz
Nancy and Lloyd,
Please accept my sincere sympathy
to your family in the loss of your mother. She was a graceous lady and I remember her fondly.
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