Carol Anne Ribeiro

Carol Anne Ribeiro, 71, of Hamilton, Ga., died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at her home.

Mrs. Ribeiro was born Oct. 3, 1941 in Jersey Shore, Pa., daughter of Dorothy Crist Garrison Kaluza and the late Cecil Foster Garrison. She was a nurse anesthetist, very dedicated to her profession and well known in the medical community. Mrs. Ribeiro also loved the beach, loved to read and was an accomplished pianist.

In addition to her father, Mrs. Ribeiro was preceded in death by her sister, Donna Whiteman.

Survivors include her mother, Dorothy Crist Garrison Kaluza of Williamsport, Pa.; her daughter, Angela Stahl and her husband, Ronald of Hamilton, Ga.; her son, Joseph Ribeiro and his wife, Tracy of Colorado Springs, Colo.; four grandchildren, Courtney Young and her husband, Tony, Wayne Whitten, Christopher Green and his wife, Amber, and Ashley Whitten; three great-grandchildren, Anne, Lilly and Gracie; two nephews, Gary Whiteman and Jeff Whiteman.

The family will receive friends at a visitation to share memories of their mother on Friday, April 19, 2013, from 4 until 6 p.m. at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Road, Columbus, GA 31907.

In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to Columbus Hospice @ in honor of Mrs. Ribeiro.

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