- Carol Joan Quinn was born in Neptune, New Jersey, on July 5, 1940, and passed away in Greenville, Maine, on November 4, 2017. She moved to Greenville in 1967 with her young family. She loved the outdoors, nature, camping, skiing, skating and dancing. A voracious reader who loved learning; she was especially fond of historical stories. She was the Greenville High School Secretary from 1972 to 1981 where she was known for her colorful, stylish outfits, leniency, sense of humor and compassionate heart. Carol moved to Palm Beach County, Florida in 1981 where she met her husband Ron while boating and where she eventually retired from the Purchasing Department of Florida Power & Light. They enjoyed camping and traveling and moved to Shirley in 2004 after completing an extensive tour of the United States and national parks in their RV. Carol's love of birds, animals, gardening, beauty, details and colors filled her life and heart. 13 years ago a special Golden Retriever, Buddy entered their lives. She is survived by her mother, Verona of Greenville, Maine; her loving husband Ron of 31 years; her son Scott Appaneal and special daughter-in-law Lisa of Greenville, Maine, and her daughter Sandra Appaneal of Cape Coral, Florida. At her request there will be no funeral services but a contribution to your local animal shelter in her name would honor her.
Published on  November 9, 2017