Carol Eileen Van Pelt

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Carol Eileen Van Pelt

January 17, 1956 - November 30, 2018

Carol Eileen Van Pelt Carol Eileen Van Pelt, 62, of Fulton, Illinois, went home to be with her Savior on Friday afternoon, November 30, 2018. Memorial services in thankful celebration of her life will be held Saturday, December 8th at Journey Church (Formerly Clinton E Free) in Clinton, Iowa. Visitation begins at 9:30, with services at 11:00, and lunch provided immediately following.

Carol was born on January 17, 1956, in Whittier, California, the daughter of Julius and Marian (Lowe) Bochinski. She graduated from Winston Churchill High School, Maryland.

In the 8th grade, she made a public profession of faith and devoted the rest of her life to following her savior, Jesus. She met John Van Pelt on October 20, 1976, and they married December 24th of the same year in Roland Heights, California. They spent the next 42 years in God-honoring partnership, raising their family to love God and each other.

Carol is survived by her husband, John Van Pelt of Fulton; sons, John Kyle (Rachel) Van Pelt of Waco, TX; Ryan (Esther) Van Pelt of Davenport, Iowa; daughters, Marian Mimi Van Pelt of Milledgeville, Illinois; Wendy Coryn Van Pelt of Bettendorf; her mother, Marian Bochinski of Maryland; seven grandchildren; and siblings Barbara, Linda, Stephen, Janet, David, Mark, Michael, Patrick, and Teri.

She was preceded in death by her father, and grandson Jaedon.

With confident Hope in Jesus, she finished her race well supported by her husband, family, and friends in the body of Christ. Having been faithful in little things, God gave her much.

In lieu of flowers, notes and memories may be sent to the family. Snell-Zornig Funeral Home in Clinton Iowa assisted with arrangements. Online condolences are welcome at
Published on December 3, 2018
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Saturday December 08, 2018

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Journey Church

1000 13th Avenue North, Clinton, IA, USA

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Saturday December 08, 2018

11:00 AM

Journey Church

1000 13th Avenue North, Clinton, IA, USA


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