Carolyn F. Aurandt

11/08/1937 - 12/14/2021


Obituary For Carolyn F. Aurandt

Carolyn F. Aurandt Nov. 8, 1937-Dec. 14, 2021

Carolyn F. Aurandt, 84, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly, Tuesday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, the daughter of the late Fay and Josephine Eirhart. Carolyn was married to Paul R. Aurandt, he preceded her in death, August 21, 2021. Carolyn is survived by her children: Timothy Cole, Janet Cole and Barbara Cole, all of Altoona. She had been employed with Pal-Mino’s Pizza and was a member of the ARC of Blair County. Carolyn volunteered for Blair Senior Services where she spent many years delivering meals on wheels to those in need. Carolyn was an athlete for over 25 years with Blair County Special Olympics, where she competed in track, bowling, bocce and volleyball, winning many gold medals into her 80’s. She enjoyed traveling with her children for competitions and vacations, recently taking her dream vacation to visit Graceland. Carolyn was loved and will be missed by her family. There will be no public funeral service. Arrangements are provided by E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home, Inc., 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona, Pa. 16601. The family requests that contributions be made in Carolyn’s memory to: The ARC of Blair County, 431 Jackson Ave., Altoona, Pa. 16602 OR Special Olympics/Pennsylvania, 2570 Blvd. of the Generals, Ste. 124, Norristown, Pa. 19403. Condolences may be made at or Stevens Family Funeral Homes Facebook.

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  • 01/09/2022

    l will Miss her She Was my very very very very best friend

  • 12/16/2021

    Sending prayers to tim, barb and Janet I am so sorry for your loss please call if you need anything 814-889-8450

  • 12/16/2021

    Dear Tim &Janet & Barb , I would like to express my deepest sympathy to all of you on the loss of your mother she was ture friend an a very great person an she will be missed by all.........Love Tim Bell

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