Age 82 years, longtime resident of San Bernardino County. Entered Into Eternal Rest during the very early morning of Monday, August 2, 2019 after failing health. She was born on May 23, 1937, in Missouri, the beloved daughter to her parents James Wyatt and Lucille Irby. Some time after college, Carolyn began working in the Education industry as a Teacher’s Aide for 10 years. She leaves behind her husband Bernard “Bernie” Knudsen; daughter Leslie Heidler; 4 grandchildren: Aaron (Sabrina) Payenkopp, Sean Payenkopp, Kristin (Kevin) Malcolm & Kaitlyn Heidler; 5 great-grandchildren: Jacob, Jackson, & Madison Payenkopp, & Khloe & Kylie Malcolm; as well as countless friends and extended family. She will be forever missed.
Services will be held on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 2:15PM. Riverside National Cemetery. 22495 Van Buren Blvd. Riverside, CA 92518.