Carol Smith Noonan
3/21/1955 - 2/25/2014
Carol Noonan of Lilburn, Georgia passed away on February 25, 2014 at the age of 58. Carol is survived by her husband of 24 years, Joe Noonan and their children, Rachel, 23 and Troy, 20. Carol was born in Cortland, New York to Estelle and Edwin Smith. Carol moved to Chicago where she and Joe met and worked at Harris Bank. They relocated to Atlanta in 1985. Carol and Joe were married July 1, 1989.
Carol is survived by her mother Estelle Smith, late father Edwin Smith, Cousin Fran Goldstein and Aunt Sylvia Goldstein, Chicago, cousins the Marc and Cathy Smith Family, Austin Texas, the Larry and Anita Smith Family, California, Susanne Harris, Cortland New York, the Larry and Anne Harris family, New York, the Steve and Michelle Harris family, New York, the Michelle and Michael Mosner family, Nanuet, New York, Elaine Goldberg Levi, Connecticut, and the Mark and Mona Goldberg family, Pennsylvania.
Carol had a very special bond and love with her in laws, Michael J. Noonan, Portland Oregon, Mary & Ray Garver, Colorado, the Beth and Mark Leuck Family, Willowbrook, Illinois and the Tom and Mary Noonan Family, Aurora Illinois.
Carol started her career at Harris Bank, Chicago. She loved the banking business and also worked at First Wachovia and Bank South, Atlanta. For the past 5 years, Carol worked at Belk Department Store, Snellville. She was loved by her associates and many customers, many whom would only work with Carol. Her attention to detail and excellent customer service skills were appreciated by all, including Belk Management. Carol was a Top 10 sales consultant among 300+ Belk stores. She treated her customers with passion and respect as if they were a member of her own family.
Carol was a devoted wife and mother. She loved to support Rachel during her soccer games and Troy during his ice hockey games. She spent many years cheering for Joe at racquetball tournaments, and during his coaching and ice hockey games. She volunteered her time at St. John Neumann Catholic Church and School. Carol loved to go on school field trips. Carol also served God through the Missionaries of Poor and ministered to those less fortunate in Kingston Jamaica.
Carol was a devoted wife and best friend to her husband Joe for more than 24 years. They shared a special relationship and loved to go to movies, concerts and travel. Joe loved her heart, smile and laugh as they raised their 2 wonderful children.
Carols wake is at Tom Wages Funeral home, Snellville on Sunday, March 2nd from 4pm to 8 pm. Carols funeral is at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, Lilburn on Monday March 3 at 11 am.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, online donations for College fund for Rachel and Troy Noonan in loving memory of Carol Noonan are accepted at www.gofundme.com/7792u8 or any Bank of America branch, account 3340-4309-0612.
Condolences may be viewed or sent to www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, A Family Company Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.