Welcome to the memorial page for

Carolyn Fenton

November 24, 1936 ~ April 19, 2017 (age 80)

Age 80 of Kettering, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  She was born in Oak Hill on November 24, 1936 to David and Nellie (Dunn) Bates.  She was a member of United Methodist Church in Kettering and sang in nine church choirs in the Ohio West Conference.  She was co-chair of the National Masonic Order of Campers.  Carolyn loved her children, grandchildren, and enjoyed camping with them.

She is survived by her husband, Frank Fenton; son, Mark (Pauline) Fenton of Dayton; daughters, Lynn Harrington of Washington Township, Cindy (Tom) Seats of Kettering, Leah Collins of Centerville; brother, Gary Bates of Kettering; sister, Sherry (Denny) Blazer of Cincinnati; ten grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017 at South Webster United Methodist Church with Pastors Don Meadows and Jeff Queen officiating.  Interment will follow at South Webster Cemetery.  Friends may call Friday from 5 – 8 p.m. at D.W. SWICK-NELSON FUNERAL HOME in South Webster and one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church.  Online condolences may be left at

 Service Information

April 21, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
D. W. Swick - Nelson Funeral Home
10900 Main St. (State Rt. 140)
South Webster, OH 45682

Funeral Service
April 22, 2017

11:00 AM
South Webster United Methodist Church
11 North Jackson Street
South Webster, OH 45682

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