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“I worked with Carole at Turtle Creek. We became friends and often lunched with her. Would often see her at Dove's Nest and Halls. She'll be missed.6 ”
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Carole J. Bookout, 83, passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019 in Ashton Creek Health and Rehab in Fort Wayne, IN . She was born in Fort Wayne on July 30, 1936 to the late Joseph F. and Nora (Doan) Bucher. She married Guy Bookout on November 30, 1957 and he survives. She graduated from Parkview School of Nursing in 1957. Carole was a registered nurse and a member of St. Joseph United Methodist Church. She enjoyed antiquing and finding treasures. She was also an avid sports fan and loved attending her grandsons sporting events. Carole was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She will be missed greatly by her family. Surviving are her daughter, Suzanne E. (Michael) Butz; grandsons, Andrew and Nicholas Butz; brother-in-law, Derrill Kline; and a host of nieces and nephews. Carole was also preceded in death by her sister, Cora Kline; and brother, Paul Bucher. Funeral service 10:30 am Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home with calling one hour prior to the service. Visitation also from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home. Burial at IOOF Cemetery in New Haven, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to Ronald McDonald's House or St. Joseph United Methodist Church. To sign the online guestbook please visit,