Carol L. Warling


Carol L. Warling age 75 of Audubon, MN died November 8, 2022 at Essentia Health - St. Mary’s Hospital in Detroit Lakes, MN.

Carol Lynn Warling was born January 15, 1947 in Devils Lake, ND to Anthony and Signe (Lundberg) Eikom. She grew up and attended Country School near Tolna, ND. She later graduated from Tolna High School. She attended Golden Valley Lutheran College in Golden Valley, MN for two years. She then moved to Fargo, ND, where she worked as a CNA at St. Lukes’s Hospital. On July 26, 1975 she was united in marriage to Albin Warling in Audubon, MN. They farmed and raised their family on a farm near Audubon.

Carol enjoyed gardening and had a big garden every year. She also enjoyed crocheting, reading, and time spent with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Albin; one son, Floyd Warling, of Audubon, MN; eight daughters, Carolin (Paul) Rotz, of Dunvilla, MN; Caroline (Michael) Strom, of Lake Park, MN; Melinda (Christopher) Schaff, of Hobbs, NM; Christine (Michael) Erickson, of Detroit Lakes, MN; Florence (Michael) Krieger, of Audubon, MN; Elizabeth (Justin) Molacek, of Detroit Lakes, MN; Alysha (Allan) Baer, of Lake Park, MN; and Nicole (Joshua) Tretbar, of Lake Park, MN; twenty-four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one sister, Mary Eikomstead; three brothers, Randall (Sharon) Eikom, Roger (Marilee) Eikom, and Daniel (Inez) Eikom; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Rance Eikom; and one brother-in-law, Joel Eikomstead.

Memorial Services will be on Tuesday November 15, 2022; 11:00 a.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Audubon, MN. Visitation will be on Monday from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the West-Kjos Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes, with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m. Interment will be in the Hamden Cemetery, rural Audubon, MN.

The family would like to thank the staff at Essentia Health - Oak Crossing and St. Mary’s Hospital for the wonderful care that Carol received while in their care.

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