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Carol Faulkner


Carol Beth Faulkner, 70, passed away peacefully in the comfort of her home in Maquoketa on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021.

Carol was born Dec. 1, 1950, in Fargo, North Dakota, the oldest of her five siblings. She married Neil Faulkner on Dec. 13, 1970. They moved to Maquoketa in 1988 where they have resided ever since. Carol loved her family and pets and all people. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, reading and visiting with all. 

Those left to cherish her memories are her five children; Randolph (Anita) Faulkner, Jason Faulkner, Andrea Faulkner, Holly Faulkner and Ginny Faulkner, 16 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and all of her siblings.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter, son, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

A public visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Dawson Funeral Services in Maquoketa on Friday, Feb. 12, 2021, with a graveside service to follow at Streets Cemetery rural Maquoketa. Cards or gifts of condolences can be directed to Dawson Funeral Services Attn: Carol Faulkner Family, PO Box 258, Wyoming, Iowa  52362