Carole S. Tibbles, 55, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY — Carole S. Tibbles, 55, wife of Robert Tibbles, passed away Monday, Nov. 12, at the Samaritan Keep Nursing Home where she had been a resident for 2 years.

Calling hours will be 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown.

Born Jan. 24, 1963, in Watertown, a daughter to William E. and Joyce Denny Smith Sr., she graduated from General Brown High School.

Carole worked at Mercy Hospital as a dietitian and later as a certified nurses aid until retiring due to ill health.

She married Robert Tibbles on June 20, 1998.

Carole enjoyed playing Yahtzee, bingo, crocheting and dancing

She is survived by her husband, Robert, Theresa; her daughter Joyce Evelyn Ashley Smith (Perry LeClair), Watertown; a step daughter Beth (Norman) Johnson, Dexter; 3 step grandchildren; two brothers William Smith, Jr., and Michael (Lori) Smith, all of Watertown; three sisters Kim Smith, Sandra (John) Mullis, all of Watertown and Melissa (Matthew) Nathan, Brownville; many nieces and nephews.

A step daughter Penny Snyder predeceased her.

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