Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Carl Nolen

Carl Nolen, age 63, of Shelby, died Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at his home.

Carl was born September 24, 1950 in Mansfield, the son of the late Cecil and Goldie (Duff) Nolen. He was a 1968 graduate of Mansfield Senior High School and earned an associate’s degree from The Ohio State University. Carl was a veteran of the Army serving in Vietnam. He had worked at Westinghouse in Mansfield until its closing and then worked in metal fabrication for various local companies. Carl was a member of the Crawford County Sportsman’s Club.

Carl is survived by: a daughter: Michelle Gillin of Indiana; a granddaughter: Elizabeth Gillin; 6 siblings: Agnes (Charles) Hensley of Crestline, Madeline Stone of Mansfield, Cegar (Lydia) Nolen of Shelby, Evelyn (Larry) Guill of Mansfield, Judy (Tom) Guill of Shelby, Pamela (Keith) Scaggs of Mansfield; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Family and friends are welcome on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 10-11 AM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will be held at 11 AM with Rev. John Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby with military honors conducted by the Richland County Joint Veterans Burial Detail.

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  1. Ann Cooper says:

    Judy and family,
    I am so sorry for you loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. God Bless You! Ann Cooper

  2. Melenie Francis says:

    Cegar and family

    So Sorry to hear about your loss.

  3. Roger Francis says:

    I have lost a good friend.

  4. Edward Collins says:

    Sorry to hear about your loss. God Bless You!

  5. Kathy Krizan Walton says:

    Pam and family, I’m so sorry for your loss. Carl was a great friend growing and I will never forget all our good times. He always kept us all laughing. Prayers for your family.

  6. Linda Kissel says:

    Shelly Gillin

    Shelly,this is Jason Ross’s Mom.I came to the funeral home but I most have missed you.Just wanted to say I’m sorry for the loss of you Dad .You can e-mail me at

    Linda Kissel

  7. Jeff Dies says:

    I am so sorry to hear about Carl . My thoughts and prayers go out to you and the family. Carl was one of the nicest and most genuine people I’ve ever met. The heavens welcome one of the best.
    God bless you all Carl Nolen family.

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