Lebanon Reporter

October 24, 2013

Carol S. Hyman

Lebanon Reporter

---- — Mrs. Carol Smith Hyman, 95, of Lebanon, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon. Mrs. Hyman was born Feb. 15, 1918, in Cass County, a daughter of the now late H. Ward and Dott (Kay) Smith. Raised and educated in Cass County, she was a graduate from Walton High School. She then received her teaching certificate from Ball State Teacher’s College. She married Philip M. Hyman on July 23, 1941. After 53 years of marriage, Mr. Hyman passed away on April 7, 1995. Mrs. Hyman was a school teacher for 30 years, the last 15 of which she taught in Griffith, retiring in the early 1980s. She moved from Griffith to Lebanon in July 2000 to be closer to her family. She enjoyed her last four years at Homewood Health Campus. A devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Carol loved visits from her grandchildren. She enjoyed doing word games, needlework, and playing golf. She was a member of Central Christian Church in Lebanon, Eastern Star Floral #75, and the Boone County Retired Teachers Association. Survivors include daughter, Dottie H. (Kirk) Ostby of Lebanon; daughter-in-law, Karen Hyman of St. Joseph, Mich.; three grandchildren, Eric Ostby of Lebanon, Jennifer (Scott) Ashland of Fishers, and Fr. Daniel Hyman of Kalamazoo, Mich.; great-grandson, Ryan Ashland of Fishers; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband; her son, Philip M. Hyman II; an infant daughter; and three brothers. Visitation is 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Myers Chapel of Memories, with the Rev. Brad Miller officiating. Interment will follow at Center Cemetery in Cass County. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Witham Foundation, Central Christian Church, or the Resident’s Activity Fund at Homewood Health Campus. Online condolences may be made at www.myersmortuary.com.

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