Carolyn Jane Gorscak

| October 25, 2021

Carolyn Jane Gorscak, 78, of West Lafayette, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021. She was born May 25, 1943 to the late Raymond and Caroline (Dickens) Dunn.

Carolyn married William Gorscak on Aug. 20, 1966, and earned a Master’s at Mt. St. Joseph University. She worked as a teacher for the Ridgewood school district for many years and retired in 2000. She was a former member of the Pandorian Club of West Lafayette, and enjoyed gardening and going on walks with her friends. Carolyn was an avid reader and loved reading all different types of genres.

Carolyn is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Bill Gorscak and her nephew, Eddie Zinn.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, and sister, Dottie Rae.

Per the family’s wishes, a cremation will take place. A graveside service will take place Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Fairfield Cemetery. Anyone that wants to join is welcome.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Carolyn’s name to the Bill and Carolyn Gorscak Memorial Fund, 220 S 4th St, Coshocton, Ohio 43812.

An online memorial can be viewed at

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