Carol Ann Bamberg (Nee Clark) passed away peacefully on Friday February 26th, age 82.
Preceded in death by her loving husband of 58 years, Bruce. Carol was a true optimist and always endeavored to see the best in everyone.
Mother to five children, Carol was a teacher at Glendale and Milwaukee Public Schools for 22 years. She taught first grade and special education students and was an advocate for parents and children with learning disabilities.
Carol enjoyed spending time with family and friends along with her husband Bruce at their cottage in Northern WI. She was an avid reader and artist. She loved to share her collection of children’s literature. She also enjoyed volunteering as a guide at the Eghart House Museum in Port Washington, WI.
Carol is survived by her children, Mark, Chris (Nancy), Suzanne (Tony), Jill (Patrick), and Jennifer (Karim), as well as her sisters, Mary and Margaret (Jeff). She is further survived by her eight grandchildren, Ellen, John, Daniel, Teresa, Anthony, Joseph, Alexandra, and Kati (Jamil) as well as two great-grandchildren, Jaymin and Savannah.
Donations in Carol’s name may be made to the Eghart House Museum https://www.egharthouse.org/ or the Milwaukee Public Schools Foundation https://www.mpsfdn.com/.
Gathering at a later date.
Poole Funeral Home / Crematory, Port Washington, Wisconsin assisting the family. Information and condolences available at www.poolefh.com or 262-284-4431.