Carlson, Robert J.

carlson_robertCarlson, Robert J. 93 of Mound. Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Dec. 13. 2014 at Hillcrest of Wayzata. Though it was a gloomy day, the sun came out briefly to usher him home. Preceded in death by his wife Genevieve, son James, sisters Susie Shultz and Elsie Wipper-Granlund. Survived by children Richard (Carole) Carlson, John (Debbie) Carlson, Wendie Carlson and Peter (Suzy) Carlson; grand-children Mark, Stefaney, Lonaiah, Lyndsay, Shaynah, Katie and C.J.; 14 great-grandchildren; and companion Rita Johnson. Bob was a devoted Lutheran, animal lover and was loved by many friends, neighbors and family members. In his final months, he charmed and thanked each caregiver, winning the hearts of many. Memorial service at 11 AM, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 2451 Fairview Lane, Mound. Visitation, from 5 to 8 PM, Wednesday, Dec. 17 at the Huber Funeral Home, 1801 Commerce Blvd., Mound and one hour prior to the service on Thursday from 10 to 11 AM at the church. Private family interment at Lakewood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to your local Humane Society or SPCA. Huber Funeral & Cremation Services Mound Chapel 952-472-1716 www.huberfunerals.com

Published on December 16, 2014
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