Carolyn was a 2010 graduate of Sigourney High School, and a 2012 graduate of Kirkwood Community College. She went on to the Des Moines Area Community College of Mortuary Science where she received her Diploma in Mortuary Science. She has been a licensed funeral director since 2016.
Carolyn continues the family tradition of funeral service by being the third generation funeral director for the Holm Funeral Home.
Carolyn is married to Mitch Eslick, he is an elementary physical education teacher and varsity basketball coach for the Sigourney Community School district. Carolyn enjoys volunteering, camping and cheering on the Sigourney Savages. Carolyn is a member of Iowa Funeral Directors Association, The Keokuk County Expo Board, Sigourney Pride, St. Mary Catholic Church and Altar and Rosary Society.