Carrie Lynn Sorber, age 50, passed away peacefully in her home on February 12, 2021. Carrie was born on November 30,1970 in Coatesville PA to Terry L. Rissel and Helen C. Rissel Stapleton.
Carrie was a 1989 Graduate of the Coatesville Area High School. She went on to complete her Bachelors Degree in Education at West Chester University, and a Masters Degree at Pennsylvania State University. Carrie was a beloved teacher and spent the entirety of her professional career dedicated to middle school students of the Coatesville Area School District.
Carrie Married her high school sweetheart, Marc Sorber in September of 1995. Carrie and Marc built a home and raised their family of 3 sons in Morgantown PA while maintaining strong ties to friends and family in the surrounding area.
Carrie was a fiercely determined woman who could conquer almost any challenge successfully. Carrie loved and valued her family above all else. She maintained a strong Christian faith, and “walked her talk”- living her beliefs by example. She was honest and loyal, passionate and compassionate, kind and forgiving. Carrie gave generously of her love, her time, and her talents. She lived a life with a natural beauty, grace and determination that was inspiring and amazing to experience.
Carrie is preceded in death by her Father Terry L. Rissel, Mother Helen C. Rissel Stapleton and her brother Daniel C. Rissel. She is survived by her spouse Marc Sorber, Sons Andrew, Colen and Bret Sorber; Siblings Kimberly Cairns and Brother in law Robert Cairns, Amy Zola and Brother in law Lee Zola, Elizabeth Minch and brother in law Matthew Minch and Susannah Ryner, Step Father Jack Stapleton, Step siblings; Dan Stapleton, Chris Stapleton and Sister in law Leanne Stapleton, Patrick Stapleton, Dawn McCrumn, Jennie Ainley and Brother in law Tyler Ainley.
A Memorial Visitation to celebrate Carries beautiful life will be held on March 6, 2021 from 1:30-4:00 PM at the Maclean-Chamberlain Funeral Home located at 339 West Kings Highway, Coatesville PA, 19320