Carol Jo Stout-Whelan passed away July 20, 2018 at her home in Chicago, IL, with loving family by her bedside. She was born Sept. 13, 1938 in Weston, WV, daughter of the late Freeman and Mary Straley Stout.
Carol was a graduate of Weston High School Class of 1958 she later received her nursing degree from Triton College, Chicago, IL. She was a great nurse in the Chicago area for many years, and a Catholic by faith. In 1961 she married Thomas “Tom” Whelan, and he proceeded her in death. Survivors include one daughter Robin Kay Whelan-McGarvey, two grandchildren Larry and Shana McGarvey, two great grandchildren Jaden and Brandi all of the Chicago area.
Her surviving siblings include Betty Coffman of Summersville, WV, Ray Stout (Brenda) of Weston, WV, Linne Toehl of Burke, VA, , Kathy Davis of Parkersburg, WV, and Jeanie(George) Connolly, of Syracuse, OH. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, and cousins some of the Weston area. One brother-in-law, Denver Carder, of Sandy, Utah. In addition to her parents preceeding her in death are one sister Helen Carder, one brother James “Jack” Stout and one brother-in-law I. William “Bill” Coffman.
Carol loved her family, animals, and was always ready for a good game of cards.
Per her wishes her body was cremated. A family memorial in her honor will be at a later date.