Mt. Vernon Register-News

November 11, 2013

Pauline Carnago

CNHI News Service


Pauline Virginia Carnago, 93, of Sesser, died Nov. 9, 2013, at her home.

She was born March 20, 1920, in Herrin, the daughter of Charles Rimkus and Anna (Tutkus) Rimkus. She married Attilio “Skipper” Carnago, who preceded her in death.

She is survived by children: Charles and wife Georgia Carnago of Arnold, Mo., John and wife Judy Carnago of Mattawan, Mich., and Mary and husband Ray Bushong of Waltonville; grandchildren, Joey and wife Tammy Bushong, Michele and husband Jay Herberholt, Angela Siebert, Kristen and husband Anthony Buss, Stephanie Bunch, Melanie Carnago, Michael and wife Patty Carnago and Tiffanie Carnago; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Pauline was a homemaker.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Sesser with interment in San Carlos Cemetery in Herrin.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday at the Brayfield-Gilbert Funeral Home in Sesser.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church or to the donor's choice.

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