Carol Barragan, 68, of Holiday, Florida passed away Thursday, March 17, 2011 at Northbay Hospital, New Port Richey. She was born in Chicago, Illinois and arrived in the area in 1995 coming from Bolingbrook, Illinois. She was a Medical Staff Secretary for the Florida Spine Institute, Clearwater, Florida, and a Lutheran. Carol enjoyed spending time with her family and her grandchildren. Survivors include: Sons Michael and James Charnisky; daughters Michele Brousek and Angela Barragan; sister Kathy Brockmann; and 6 grandchildren. A visitation is scheduled for Sunday, March 20, 2011, 12:00pm until 2:00pm, with funeral services to follow at North-Meadowlawn Funeral Home, New Port Richey, Florida. Interment will follow the funeral service at Meadowlawn Memorial Gardens, New Port Richey.