Carole I. Fanning Passed on peacefully at home surrounded by family July 7 after a 2 1/2 year battle with cancer. Carole was born and raised in Queens, NY, graduated from Syracuse University and had a successful career with Equitable Life Insurance Co. in Portland Oregon. There she met the love of her life Paul Fanning, they married and retired in Phoenix sharing 31 years of wedded bliss. Carole had an active social life and was involved in many organizations and clubs, The Golden Girls Tennis Club, Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, The Republican Women's Org., and the Ahwatukee Foothills Women’s Club to name a few. Her fun-loving, generous spirit will be greatly missed until we meet again. She is remembered with love by her family Michelle Doherty, Kevin Wray, Siobhan Croy, Robbyn McDowell, Mark Fanning, Scott Fanning, Shawna Basset, Jennifer Frazier, Shae Fanning, Cole Fanning, Jack Fanning, Ryan Wray, Amber Mahley, 9 Great-Grand- Children and her beloved dog, Kallie. A Mass will be held for her at Corpus Christi Catholic Church July 30 th at 10:30 A.M. Inurnment services at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, private. Celebration of her life to be held at her home, 2:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
Published on  August 2, 2017