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Carrie Michelle Marlett 1963 - 2016
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     LEON — Carrie Michelle Marlett, 52, of Leon, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 18, 2016, at Kansas Medical Center in Andover. She was born Oct. 21, 1963 in Olathe, to Ronald Lee and Josephine Alene (Pierce) Chapin. She worked as a Unit Team Manager at the El Dorado Correctional facility for the past 20 years.
     Carrie loved to sew and quilt in her free time.
     She is survived by her mother, Josephine Alene Wood; husband, Joseph Castor; daughter, Brandie Callison (Deuane); sisters, Debbie Morris (Kelly) and Kim Swanner; brothers, Kyle Chapin (Dyan) and Kevin Chapin (Pam); stepsisters, Debbie England (Dennis), Fay Ann Binder (Dan), and Diane Potter (Ryan); stepbrothers, Jimmy Wood (Janice) and Barry Wood (Tracy); stepdaughters, Janina and Jaimie Castor; grandchildren, Madelynn, Emersyn, Alexus, Angelo; nine nieces and nephews; and four great-nephews.
     She was preceded in death by her sister, Teresa Lynn Brown; stepfather, Kenneth Wade Wood; stepfather, Donald Richey; and father, Ronald Lee Chapin.
     Cremation has taken place. Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30, at Downing & Lahey Mortuary, 6555 East Central, Wichita, with the Pastor Don Mayberry presiding. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cancer Center of Kansas, 700 W. Central Ave No. 100, El Dorado, KS 67042. Share tributes online at

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Jan. 29, 2016