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Obituary: Carolyn J. Imhoff Duty, Columbus

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Carolyn J. Imhoff Duty, 67, of Creekstone Drive, died at 2:55 p.m., Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at her home.

Carolyn earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio State University. Her first love was her family and friends and her second love was cooking for them, which she did extremely well. The inventor of the "keepsake shopping bag system," she created and patented this unique reusable shopping bag.

Her loving and caring nature will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home, with calling from 9 a.m. until service time Saturday. The Rev. Dennis McCarty will officiate. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society and Our Hospice of South Central Indiana

Born in Columbus June 19, 1945, Carolyn was the daughter of John Imhoff and Martha Mobley Imhoff.

She is survived by a son, John (Tabitha) Duty, Columbus, IN; a daughter, Joanna Duty; a sister,  Marilyn Snyder; grandchildren, Tyler, Samantha and April; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Joan Kay Imhoff, Norma Imhoff Skaggs, Doris Imhoff Hile.

You may view her video tribute after 11:00 a.m. Saturday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet.


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