Carolynn was a 1962 graduate of Belmont High School, and a graduate of Alfred State College, with a degree in Culinary Arts. She was employed in the restaurant industry for 30 years. She enjoyed needlepoint, crocheting, and making crafts.
She is survived by two daughters, Renee (Robert) Stevens of Fairmont, WV, and Roberta Lynn (Kenny) Hazzard of Little Plymouth,VA, two sons, Kenneth G. (Cheryle) Woodruff Jr. of Friendship, and Leland C. Lycette of Richmond, VA, eight grandchildren, Ashley (Brian) Kelly, Kenneth (Kristen) Woodruff III, Jesse Woodruff, Nikki (Mike) Graham, Ronnie Martin, Keith (Sara) Hazzard, Angel Hazzard, and Kalvin Hazzard, seven great grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter one sisters, Sharon Morris of Wellsville, two brothers, Cecil E. Jenison of Wellsville and Lyle E. Jenison of Gloucester, VA, as well as several several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased in addition to her parents, by a sister, Thelma Mae Higday.
Friends are invited to call on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 from 12 noon to 2:00 pm in the J.W. Embser Funeral Home in Wellsville, the funeral to follow visitation at 2:00 pm in the funeral home. Internment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Friendship, NY. Please consider Memorial donations to the Hart Comfort House. To leave online condolences, please visit embserfuneralhome.com.