Date of birth: Nov. 25, 1923, in Struthers.
Parents: Frank and Josephine, deceased.
Siblings: Rocco, Antoinette, Angeline and Philip all are deceased.
Spouse: Leo Billock, deceased. Married Feb. 1, 1947, at St. Edward Church, Youngstown. They were married 58 years.
Children: Steve (Ann) Billock of Boardman, Gerry (Bill) Coates of Canfield and Darlene (Ken) Greenawalt of St. Cloud, Fla.
Education: Struthers High School.
Employment: Nurse’s aide at St. Elizabeth Hospital and homemaker.
Church memberships: St. Nicholas in Struthers.
Interests: Carmel is known for her kindness, hard-work ethic and generosity. Friends know “Carm” for her homemade “secret” recipes, such as spaghetti, wedding soup and banana bread. While raising her family she volunteered for school and church functions and activities. Most recently she has enjoyed time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and listening to Dean Martin music while still maintaining her home. She enjoys the ability to go shopping and participating in her passion for bingo on Sundays.
Date and location: The family gathered with Carmel for dinner Nov. 30 at Cafe 422 to celebrate her milestone.