L'ANSE - Carol Ann Thoren, 81, of L'Anse passed away on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at her home.
Carol was born Sept. 27, 1931, in Hancock to Carl and Eleanor (Noonen) Jacobsen. She graduated from L'Anse High School in 1950, then had married Joseph Sikorsky. Carol later married Rollin "Sonny" Thoren.
She owned and operated The Specialty Store in downtown L'Anse for seven years.
Her life was her children and her passion was her dogs.
Surviving are her husband, Sonny Thoren of L'Anse; sons David (Mary) Sikorsky of Savannah, Ga., and Mark Sikorsky of L'Anse; daughters, Jill (Tom) Dickman of Sparks, Nev. and Coryn (Jim) Mathews of Wallace, Mich.; two grandchildren, Peter and Katherine Sikorsky; and her two loving dogs, Gabby and Lacey.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, Oct. 15 at 2 p.m. in the Jacobson Funeral Home. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service. Her son-in-law, Rev. Jim Mathews, will officiate. Fellowship will follow in the Sharing Room in the Jacobson Funeral Home. Burial will be in the L'Anse Evergreen Cemetery.
Friends may sign Carol's guest book or send condolences at jacobsonfuneralhome.com.