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Carolyn Traxler

July 1, 1944 ~ April 27, 2015 (age 70) 70 Years Old

Carolyn M. (Brown-Selge) Traxler

July 1, 1944 – April 27, 2015

MISHAWAKA – Carolyn M. (Brown-Selge) Traxler, 70, residing in Mishawaka, Indiana passed away at 7:15 AM Monday, April 27, 2015 at Signature Health Care, South Bend. 

Carolyn was born on July 1, 1944 in Warsaw, Indiana.  Her mother was the late Irene (DeLoof) Pilkenton. 

Carolyn is survived by her daughter, Cary Hanley, and granddaughter, Chloe Hanley. She is also survived by her son, Chad Traxler, granddaughter, Paige Traxler, grandson Beau Traxler; and grand-dog “Twinkie” Traxler.

Carolyn’s wishes were to be cremated.  There will be no services.  Palmer Funeral Home-River Park and Southlawn Cremation Services are assisting the family with arrangements.  Memorial contributions may be made to Pet Refuge, 4626 Burnett Drive, South Bend, IN 46614 or Humane Society of St. Joseph County, 2506 Grape Rd, Mishawaka, IN 46545.  Online condolences may be offered to the family at

“If there are no dogs in Heaven –

I want to go where they went.”

Author, Will Rogers

 Service Information

No Services to be Held

Hickey Chapel
17131 Cleveland Road
South Bend, IN 46635

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