Carol Ruth Robinson

October 22, 2022

Carol Ruth Robinson, 77, longtime Frankfort resident, passed away October 22, 2022 at Signature of Parkwood in Lebanon, Ind.  She was born on May 25, 1945 in Lafayette to Harold “Red” and Ruth (Kelley) Foley.

Carol was a 1963 graduate of Lafayette Jeff High School and worked as bookkeeper at Lafayette Bank and Trust and The Farmers Bank.  She attended Centenary United Methodist Church with her granddaughters.  She was an avid reader and enjoyed going to movies.  Carol loved Elvis and LeBron James, but her greatest joy was spending time with her granddaughters.

Memorial donations may be made in Carol’s honor to the Frankfort Community Public Library, 208 E. Clinton Street, Frankfort, IN 46041.

Visitation and Services

A Funeral Service will be held at Noon on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main Street, Frankfort.  Pastor Ken Rushing will officiate.  Friends may visit from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.  A catered reception will be held at Prairie Creek Park immediately following the funeral. 

Survived by:

Surviving are her Daughters:  Carrie (Mark) Ransom of Lebanon, IN and Kim (Casey Bilger) Robinson of Phoenix, AZ; Granddaughters: Marli Ransom, Janie Ransom, and Isabella Bilger; Brother: Kevin Foley of Lafayette, IN; and Sister: Nancy (Stan) Vanderkleed of Lafayette, IN.  

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, grandson: Joseph “Joey” Ransom, and her sister: Susan Taylor.


Leave your Condolences

16 Condolences for “Carol Ruth Robinson”

  1. Cindy kelly October 24, 2022 at 3:17 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs to your family.

    • Lanna Pugsley (Miller) October 29, 2022 at 4:34 pm

      Carrie and Kim,

      I’m so sad to hear of your mothers passing! She was a wonderful lady. You two and your family are in my prayers for comfort.

  2. Milli woodard October 24, 2022 at 4:04 pm

    Prayers for you and your family!

  3. Karen Kappel October 24, 2022 at 5:40 pm

    So sorry for your loss. I know your mother was very special to all of you. Hugs & Prayers.

  4. Erica Sinai October 24, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    So sorry for your loss, love and prayers! Erica and Nanci Stinson

  5. Cindy Reeder October 24, 2022 at 6:01 pm

    Carrie, Kim and families,
    I am so sorry to hear of Carol’s passing. She was so fun to be around and a great co-worker. I will cherish the fun memories of her. Prayers and love being sent to all of you.

  6. Jenny & Mike Foster October 24, 2022 at 6:50 pm

    So very sorry for your family’s loss. She was a wonderful lady and will be greatly missed by all.

  7. Brant and Sarah Benson October 24, 2022 at 7:44 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss.

  8. Jan October 24, 2022 at 8:41 pm

    So very sorry to read of your mom’s passing, but she is now at peace. She will be missed. Hugs and love coming your way.

  9. Dana and Mary October 25, 2022 at 5:24 pm

    We know how hard it is to watch a parents decline but not sure it is any easier to say good bye. Thinking of you during this time. May your memories carry you forward. Love, Dana and Mary

  10. Lydia Scroggins October 25, 2022 at 10:40 pm

    I’m so sorry for your loss. All my prayers for you and your family. I will always remember her smile and dance we do.

  11. Andrea October 26, 2022 at 9:48 am

    Mark, Carrie, Marli & Janie,

    We are so sorry for your loss. I know she brought a lot of joy to your lives and she will be greatly missed. Prayers for you today as you remember her life and the impact she had on many.

  12. Susan E. Davis October 27, 2022 at 3:20 pm

    Carrie and Kim, I’m so sorry for the loss of your mother. She was a nice lady who raised two beautiful girls.

  13. Bridgett Suite November 4, 2022 at 2:23 am

    I am so sorry for your loss, I took care of her when I worked at Parkwood. I loved her, she was always so sweet and always smiling. She loved her basketball games. Prayers for all. She will greatly missed by many.

  14. Dawnna Kaylor Beard November 7, 2022 at 6:04 pm

    So sorry to hear of your mothers passing. I loved working with her at the bank. She had a lot of spunk in her. Keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers.

  15. Erilda & Ron Coleman November 12, 2022 at 5:48 pm

    Dear Nancy & Stan & family
    So sorry to hear of your sister’s passing. Know she will be missed. God Bless. Sending prayers of comfort & peace – Ron & Erilda Coleman – Foley, AL

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