Carol Beck Bohling
Carol Beck Bohling
  • December 20, 1936 - December 24, 2017
  • Madison, Connecticut

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Carol H. Bohling , of Madison and formerly of Redding CT , died on December 24, 2017, at her home. She was born on December 20, 1936, in Montreal, Canada, the daughter of James E. and Eunice C. Hickman.

A loving, compassionate and caring wife, mother and grandmother she enjoyed a successful career in the 70's and 80's in specialty retailing managing several bridal and gift shops in Ridgefield CT where she also served as membership director of the chamber of commerce. After moving to Madison CT she served as the President of the Madison Food Pantry and with her husband donated their time to Meals on Wheels. Mrs. Bohling known as "Nana" to her family will be forever remembered for her love of the Christmas season, flower baskets, and family gatherings.

Mrs. Bohling is survived by her husband of 60 years Wilfred H. C. Bohling; children Bradley C. Bohling and his wife Sally of Darien CT, Brian J. Bohling and his wife Jennifer of Hoboken, NJ, John Scott Bohling and his wife Deborah of Greenwich CT, Wendy B. Visgilio and her husband John of Old Lyme CT; her sister in law Robyn B. Abbott of Williamsville NY, 16 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. She was predeceased by her siblings James Hickman and Dale Bleier.

A memorial service will be held on January 19, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the First Congregational Church, 26 Meetinghouse Ln., Madison. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to or Madison Volunteer Services. To sign the online guest book visit