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Carol Zell

July 16, 1939 - February 19, 2017

Carol Zell of Portland passed away on February 19, 2017.  She was 77 years old.


Carol was born in Portland to Lyle Janz and Barbara Simmons Janz. She lived in Portland all her life, attending Riverdale Grade School, the Catlin Gabel School, and graduating from the University of Oregon.


She is survived by her husband, Ted Zell; brothers, Richard and Lyle Janz; her two children, Adrienne and Peter Zell; three grandchildren, Andrew, Joseph, and Abby Hungate; a niece Kathy Janz Girod; and nephew, Robert Janz.


Carol enjoyed a fulfilling life of travel, family, and volunteer work. She provided loving care to all those close to her and they will miss her dearly.


There is no service information at this time.


Remembrances may be made in Carol’s name to the OHSU Layton Alzheimer’s Disease Center.

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