Obituary: Helen D. Carlson

Helen D. Carlson, 95, died peacefully Dec. 11 ,2017 in Sister Bay, Wis.

As a lifelong resident of Sister Bay, she was born on December 26, 1921 to Herman and Mayme Erickson.

Helen was married to Clayton C. Carlson in 1942 he was killed in action in 1944. On January 20, 1947 Helen married Douglas J. Carlson.

She was a Sister Bay librarian for 30 years and is remembered by many who were a part of her many story hours.

She is survived by her two sons; Clayton (Karen) of Burlington: Mark (Mary Pat) of Sister Bay: Grand-daughters; Kimberly Moss and Anna Carlson and Great grandson Clayton Moss; Nieces and Nephews;

And sister Joan Milaeger of Racine WI.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband Douglas, brothers Charles and Harry Erickson and sister Lois Gordon.

A memorial gathering with family and friends will be held in the Spring of 2018.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Hearthside for the wonderful care that they gave to Helen during her time there.

Online registration and condolences may be offered at

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