Carrie Mikolajski, 58, Navy wife, mother and grandmother, a resident of Lakeview went to her heavenly reward on Monday, September 2, 2013, in Mountain Home.
She was born September 27, 1954, in Van Nuys, California to Robert Merle and Mary Lou (Nuerminger) Bush. She married John Fredrick Mikolajski on January 26, 1974 in Saginaw, Michigan. John and Carrie relocated to Lakeview in 1999 from Whidbey Island, Washington. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Mountain Home. Carrie is preceded in death by her granddaughter, Genessa Mikolajski; her mother and a brother, Robert Bush.
Survivors include her husband of 39 years, John F. Mikolajski of Lakeview; three sons, John Mikolajski of Springfield, Missouri, Anthony Mikolajski of Salsbury, North Carolina and John Mikolajski of Lakeview; two daughters, Heather McNally of Devon, England and Rane Mikolajski of Lakeview; her father, Robert Bush of Bull Shoals; four sisters, Michelle Wise of Flippin, Vikki Wiserma of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Sandy Minton of Bull Shoals and Cindy Robinson of Columbus, Ohio; a brother, Randy Bush of Racine, Wisconsin; five grandchildren, Kaila, Alex and Christian Johnson, all of Oak Harbor, Washington, and Korbin and Mary Lou Mikolajski, both of Gassville.
A memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Friday, September 6, 2013, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Mountain Home with Pastor David Kapler officiating. An honorary walk by will be held by the VFW Hoevel-Barnett Post 1341 Ladies Auxiliary of Bull Shoals. Arrangements are under the direction of Conner-Hankins Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the HEMONC Family Fund for Children’s Cancer Care, 1 Children’s Way, Slot 401, Little Rock, AR 72202.
The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.conner-hankinsfuneralhome.com.