Carolyn Kuhlman Obituary – Freehold Twp., PA


Carolyn Kuhlman, 76, transitioned to eternal life on June 26, 2023 after a long and courageous battle with dementia and cancer. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Carolyn grew up in East Brunswick, NJ from the age of 13 before meeting and marrying the love of her life and moving to Yardley, PA in 1968 where she raised her daughters and spent the rest of her life spent. A model citizen, Carolyn volunteered as a longtime member of the Yardley Coterie and Welcome Wagon. A devout Catholic, Carolyn dedicated her working years to helping others as an employee of the Catholic Charities Diocese of Trenton, NJ for more than 30 years. When Carolyn retired in 2016, she enjoyed traveling and spending as much time as possible with her only grandchild, Kaitlyn. She was known for her love of God and country and her unwavering support of our military. Above all, she will be remembered for her kindness, caring nature and boundless love for family. Carolyn was predeceased by her husband of 49 years, Gustav R. Kuhlman Jr. She is survived by her loving children, Kendra Marshall and her husband Christopher Marshall of Huntingdon Valley, PA and Meredith McCarthy and her husband Col. Todd McCarthy (USMC) and granddaughter Kaitlyn McCarthy of East Greenville, PA; sister, Joann Gootee and her husband Tony Gootee of FL. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, July 13, 2023 at 12:00 noon at St Ignatius Catholic Church 999 Reading Ave. Yardley, PA 19067. Hours are 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM at the church. Burial will be at 1:30 PM at Washington Crossing National Cemetery at 830 Highland Rd, Newtown, PA 18940. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Carolyn’s name to the Catholic Charities Diocese of Trenton. Condolences for the family may be left at