Robert E. Carroll 1948-2014

WARREN – Robert Earl Carroll, 65, of 1069 Orlo St. N.W., died at 8:45 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, following an extended illness.

He was born Sept. 10, 1948, in Warren, the son of Joseph Walker and Fannie Mabel Carroll Sr.

Mr. Carroll retired from the Warren City Fire Department as a lieutenant. He was a member of Grace AME Church.

Robert was a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force.

Survivors include his wife, Vera Lynn Thornton Carroll; his mother of Warren; one brother, Dr. Joseph W. Carroll Jr. of Pittsburgh; and one sister, Regina Lynn Carroll of Cleveland Heights.

His father preceded him in death.

Family will receive friends at 1069 Orlo St. N.W., Warren. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at Grace AME Church, where calling hours are one hour prior to service.

Burial will take place in Oakwood Cemetery.

Arrangements of comfort were handled by the Sterling-McCullough Williams Funeral Home.