Carolyn J. Vinson, 73, of Hiawatha, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at her home following a long illness. Memorial services were held Jan. 21 at Teahen Funeral Home in Cedar Rapids. Inurnment will be at Palo Cemetery at a later date.
Local survivors include her sister, Jeanne Bjornson of North Liberty.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis, sister, Hazel and brother, Willard J. Martin.
Carolyn Joyce was born March 29, 1938, in Anamosa, the daughter of Francis Wesley and Bertha Lilly Blood Martin. She married Lewis Clayton Vinson on June 30, 1956, in Tipton. Memorials may be directed to the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at http://www.teahenfuneralhome.com.