A memorial service was held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at the Wenner Funeral Home in Richmond, MN for Carole J. Carlson, age 73, who died Friday at the Assumption Nursing Home in Cold Spring.
Visitation was at the Wenner Funeral Home from 12 noon – 1:30 p.m.
Carole Janice was born in Minneapolis to Kermit and Lucille (Pekula) Ruona. She married Richard Carlson on May 11, 1956. Carole worked for Nortronics and Polaris Industries.
Survivors include her loving husband, of 55 years, Dick; children, Terrie (Dave) Hoffman, Rick (Kathi) Carlson, Mary (Jim) Fredrickson, Laura (Kevin) Smith, Michelle (Gregg) Carlson; 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Kermit and Lucille Ruona.
Memorials are preferred to Alzheimer’s Association.