Carol J. Marino


Carol J. Marino, 66, of Columbus, passed away Sunday August 14, 2022 at Brown County Health and Living Center in Nashville. She was born June 6, 1956 in Lakeland, Florida to the late Ernest Lorenzo Bridgers and Mary Elizabeth Davis Bridgers. She married Thomas Raymond “Tom” Marino on December 23, 1974 and he preceded her in death on January 28, 2020.

Carol was an active member of the Columbus Community Church. She enjoyed being a grandma and was very active in her grandchildren’s activities. In her earlier years she enjoyed playing softball.

A memorial service honoring her life will be held on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home. Visitation for family and friends will begin at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial Contributions in memory of Carol may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana through the funeral home.

Carol is survived by her sons, Matt (Erin) Marino, Nate Marino and Nicholas (Heike) Marino; daughter in love, Chelsie Harden; sisters, Kathy (Tom) Harrell, Joan (Wayne) Holcolm and Beth Bridgers; grandchildren, Kai Marino, Dominic Marino, Izzy England, Greyson Marino, Florence Marino, Jaxon Marino and Enzo Marino. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tom; her parents and a sister Paula Will. You ae invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle of remembrance and send a message of condolence to the Marino family via the funeral home website: