Carole E. Tooley

January 26, 2018
Tooley, Carole E.

Carole E. Tooley, 68, of Nashua, wife of Lloyd E. “Hap” Tooley, passed away Friday evening, January 26, 2018 at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center after a period of declining health.

A resident of Nashua since 1984, Mrs. Tooley was born in Rochester, New York on July 20, 1949, a daughter of the late Leon and Helen L. (Bauch) Dewey. Educated in Rochester schools, she was a graduate of Monroe High School, Class of 1967.

Carole began her career as a receptionist at Memorial Hospital now known as Southern New Hampshire Medical Center; then at Fast Fax and later for a private surgical team.

An active member of the First Baptist Church of Nashua, Carole served in many capacities including the Diaconate, Treasurer of the church and President of the Women’s Fellowship. She was also known for always being there to help others and for her tasty corn chowder.

Members of her family include her husband “Hap” whom she married on September 9, 1989 and shared the past 28 years together; her daughter, Helen Rodriguez and her husband Rafael of Mississippi; step-son, Christopher Tooley and his wife, Hilary of Leominster, MA; two grandchildren, Jacob Thomas and his fiancée, Stephanie Abele, and Mariah Hibbard; a brother, Clifford Ashley and his wife Carrie of Hamlin, NY; two sisters, Bonnie Rawlings and her husband John of Spencerport, NY and Leona Bonacci of Dallas, TX; also nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents, Carole was predeceased by a brother, Steven Dewey.

Her memorial service will be held in The First Baptist Church, 121 Manchester Street, Nashua on Saturday afternoon, February 3rd at 12 p.m. The family will receive relatives and friends at the church on Saturday from 11 a.m. to the time of the service. Donations may be made in her memory to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Arrangements are in the care of the FARWELL FUNERAL SERVICE, 18 Lock Street, Nashua. (603) 882-0591.

6 Comments on Carole E. Tooley

Patti Fitzgerald Weaver said : Guest Report Feb 02, 2018 at 11:14 PM

So sorry for your loss Hap. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

Mary Roth said : Guest Report Feb 01, 2018 at 11:27 PM

To Happy and his NH family. Your SD family and your Lloyd and Cecilia Tooley family send out condolences for the loss of your wife. Hugs from us all over brothers and sisters and nieces, nephews and great niece's and nephews. Big hug.

Monica kunze mohs said : Guest Report Jan 28, 2018 at 10:53 PM

Hap, heartfelt condolences to you and the family. Precious memories now treasured forever in your heart. God's peace to you. Spanem Bohem with love, Cousin Monica

Judy (Mullinix) Bjerk said : Guest Report Jan 28, 2018 at 9:17 PM

My deepest sympathy, Happy, in the loss of your wife. Prayers to you & your family. God bless you.

Karen Day said : Guest Report Jan 28, 2018 at 8:07 PM

Hap; Day by Day wants you to know that we are sending our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. We are keeping you in our prayers. Carole is with God now and no longer sick.

Ginger Waterman (Virginia) said : Guest Report Jan 28, 2018 at 7:22 PM

So sorry Hap for you're loss I'm the oldest Johnson girl from BERESFORD I used to hang around with Tony and Butch prayers for you and your family

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