Caroline Villarreal age 85 of Crestview passed away on Thursday December 1, 2022. She was born in Lansing, Michigan on May 18, 1937 to Howard and Claudine Leonard. She worked as a telephone operator for many years and owned her own business. Caroline moved to Crestview 10 years ago to be with her daughter. She loved reading and spending time with her family, but most of all she loved her grandkids. She was preceded in death by her husband Ernest Villarreal.
Survivors include her children: Chris Cline and wife Wendy, RoseAnn Evans and husband Steve, Renee Shuk and husband Nick, and Erica Bottom and husband Terry; siblings David Leonard and wife Lori, Janice Cowles and husband Ray, Evelyn Harrod, Linda Hawkins, and Kathy Potvin and husband Jerry, along with 12 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
The celebration of Caroline’s life will be held on Monday, December 19, 2022 at 4:00pm with visitation starting at 3:30 at Woodlawn Baptist Church.
Arrangements are entrusted to Whitehurst Powell Funeral Home in Crestview. Guest book and condolences are available online at www.whitehurstpowellfuneralhome.com