Carol Anne Campbell, 58, of Margaretville, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at the Mountainside Residential Treatment Center, Margaretville.
Carol was born Sept. 16, 1962, in Binghamton, the daughter of the late Archibald H. and Ella J. Campbell.
Despite being born with Down Syndrome, Carol lived a full and rewarding life attending school, receiving medals for swimming at Special Olympics, and participating in day and residential services provided by the ARC of Delaware County for the past 20 years. Carol loved life and she brought joy to everyone she knew. Carol was loved dearly by her family and friends; she will be deeply missed.
She is survived by her mother: Ella J. Campbell of Margaretville; brothers, Alan (Sandra) Shaver of Downsville and John (Sandra) Campbell of Orland Park, Ill.; uncle, Colin Campbell of Greece, N.Y.; nieces, Marcie (Jesse) Gifford of Sidney, Janel Shaver of Wilmington, N.C., Jillian Campbell of York, Pa., and Sophia Campbell of Baltimore, Md.; nephew, Joel Shaver of Memphis, Tenn.; great-nieces Arianna and Mariah and great-nephew Dylan.
She is predeceased by her father, Archibald H. Campbell; aunt, Elsie (Benjamin) Pardee.
Calling hours, to which relatives and friends are invited to attend, will take place on Monday, May 10, from 1-2 p.m. at Courtney Funeral Home, 25 Townsend Street, Walton. A service to celebrate Carol’s life will follow at the funeral home at 2. Carol will be laid to rest at Paige Cemetery, Downsville.
Memorial donations in Carol’s memory may be made to the ARC of Delaware County, 34570 State Highway 10, Walton, NY 13856.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Courtney Funeral Home, Walton. To leave a message of peace and comfort for Carol’s family, visit her online tribute at www.courtneyfh.com.