Carol Louise Cantwell, age 83, of North Branch, died February 2, 2021 at Fairview Lakes Medical Center in Wyoming, Minnesota. A graveside service will be held in the spring or summer. Details will be posted when set. Interment will be at St. John Lutheran Cemetery in North Branch. Carol was born to Sophia (Henricks) and Walter Lindstrom in North Branch Township on June 4, 1937. She graduated from North Branch High School in 1955 and then moved to the San Francisco area. When her youthful marriage to Paul Hemming ended, she moved to the San Diego area. She married William Cantwell of Arkansas in 1963 and they shared 38 years of working and traveling in all 52 states.
In 2004, she met James Otwell of Arkansas and they traveled together for 14 years until his death in 2019. Carol was a member of Salem Lutheran Church of Oxford. She was such a calm, sweet, easy going, happy person in every situation– unless a spider was in her presence, then all heck broke loose!
Carol passed away February 2, 2021 at Fairview Lake Medical Center in Wyoming, Minnesota at the age of 83 years, 7 months and 29 days. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bill Cantwell; brother, Wallace Lindstrom and brother-in-law Kenneth Johnson.
She is survived by sister, Corinne Johnson; brother, John (Sandy) Lindstrom; sister-in-law, Carol Lindstrom; treasured nieces and nephews, Kevin (Laurel) Johnson, Charles Johnson, Kristen (Wade) Rudquist, Nancy (Garland) Nyberg, Lori Shir (Dave), Jason (Kris) Lindstrom; stepson, William Cantwell, Jr. (Karen) and their children, Travis and Jodie and grandchildren Ashley and Hailey.
Talk to ya later!