Carol J. Gatrel, age 77, of Janesville, died on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, at Mercy Hospital & Trauma Center. She was born in Janesville on Aug. 18, 1939, the daughter of Harlow and Geraldine (Bauer) Paul. She married Wayne Dupree and later Gary Gatrel on July 3, 1986. Carol was a member of Riverside Jehovah Witness.

She is survived by her husband, Gary Gatrel; 3 daughters: Cindy Buggs of Janesville, Peggy Truesdill of Janesville and Julie Clough of New Brockton, AL; son, Milton Dupree of Janesville; step daughter, Angela Gatrel of Janesville; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; 2 siblings, James (Margie) Paul and Phyllis Neeson; half-brother, Harlow Paul; and step brothers, Gary Van Tassel and George Little. She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Rance Gehri, sister, Susan; and step sister, Gertrude Miller.

A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, at Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall, Riverview Congregation, 4129 E. Bingham Rd., Janesville. SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family. For on-line condolences and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com