|Birth: ||Dec. 18, 1917|
|Death: ||Oct. 13, 2011|
Estelle Fisher Carrel Baldwin
1917 - 2011
Estelle Fisher Carrel was born to Angelina F. and Frank Carrel in Cleveland, Ohio on December 18, 1917. She passed away on October 13, 2011 at age 93 with her family by her side. After her parents divorced, she lived with her grandparents, Mom and Aunt Joe most of her childhood. She met the love of her life (John Adams Baldwin, aka "Jack") early on and went thru Shaw High School in Cleveland, Ohio as sweethearts. She graduated from Miami University in Ohio while Jack attended Ohio State University. They were married January 19, 1942.
Estelle and Jack had two children, Jeffery Jenks Baldwin and Clare Ann Baldwin while still in Cleveland. They moved to Glendora, California in 1945 and bought their first home. Moving then to Santa Barbara, Goleta, Morro Bay, Sunnyside, back to Santa Barbara and Goleta and then to Santa Maria for 30 years. Estelle aka "Grandma Great" then moved back to Goleta to live with her daughter and her family. She lived in Goleta for the past 15 1/2 years.
Estelle was a Sunday school teacher, Cub Scout leader, Brownie leader, substitute teacher, music teacher, and a Santa Barbara County Probation Officer. She loved taking her kids to 4-H events in which Clare and Jeff belonged to. Estelle was a proud member of The National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution for 75 years and was Past President and Regent of the Chapter (Captain Henry Sweetser) in Santa Maria, California. She was a member of her college sorority Alpha Phi and continued with a local chapter all of her life. In addition, Estelle was a descendant of the Mayflower, and loved to tell her grandchildren about their heritage! Her last Official duty was being a Grandmother and Great Grandmother. She loved to travel and went to Spain, Morocco, and England as well as traveling around the USA.
Estelle is survived by her daughter Clare Westfall and her husband Carl, of Goleta, Step Brother Jack Carrel and wife Gail, Grandchildren: Carla Olson and husband David Olson, Jefferson Tate Baldwin and wife Dana, and James J Baldwin and wife Lori, Great Grandchildren: Lauren Olson and her husband Nick Gatti, Andrea Olson, Morgan Olson, Bernard J Magennis Jr, Cody W Magennis, Christopher Beau Baldwin, Cassandra Leeanne Baldwin, Ayden Rayne Baldwin, Duncan Shaye Baldwin, Step Great Grandchildren Mychal Britton and Allison Chambers and many nieces and nephews that she very much loved! Estelle was preceded in death by her husband Jack Baldwin of 48 years, Son Jeffery J Baldwin, Grandson Tate W. Westfall, and Granddaughter Sherri J. Westfall Magennis.
Memorial Contributions in Estelle's name may be made to Hospice and Visiting Nurses 222 E Cannon Perdido St Santa Barbara, California 93101-2222. Thank You for the loving Care Rosario and Laura!!!!
Arrangements are in the care of Magner-Maloney Funeral Home and Crematory.
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Linda Carole Mustion
Record added: Mar 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86350603
Estelle was a 71 year member of the Captain Henry Sweetser Chapter, DAR in California where she was Regent 1990-1993.|
Linda Carole Mustion
Added: Mar. 1, 2013