Carol Stickler, age 81, of Portage, MI passed away Monday June 12, 2017 at Bronson Methodist Hospital. Carol was born January 22, 1936 in Kalamazoo the daughter of Elton and Gladys (Pallett) Day. She was a member of St. Augustine Cathedral and owned a daycare business; Carol was a devoted mother and grandmother. Surviving are four children, Ron (Carlene) Stickler, Randy Stickler, Robin (Bob) McCarthy, Renee (Aaron) Tardy; six grandchildren, Joshua, Nathan, Robbie, Amy, Caleb, Natalie; sisters, Elizabeth Fox, Patricia Lipes; several nieces & nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, six brothers, Bud, Don, Chuck, Ken, Paul and Larry Day; three sisters, Margaret Krum, Marilyn Boyle and Mary Nigg. Friends will be received Thursday June 15, 2017 from 4:30-7 pm. With the rosary being recited at 7pm. Visitation continues Friday from 11 am 1 pm at Parchment Redmond Funeral Home where services will be held at 1 pm. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Luncheon will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 2:30pm. Memorial contributions may be made to the Redmond Funeral Home - Parchment.