Obituary: Terry “The Wez” John Carlson

March 24 1954 ~ February 16, 2022

Terry “The Wez” Carlson 62 of Sister Bay died February 16th at the Door County Medical Center. He lost a 3 1/2 year battle with cancer.

He was born in Sister Bay to John and Donna (Erickson) Carlson on March 24th 1959. He was a graduate of Gibraltar High School and worked as a carpenter his whole life. He worked for Carlson and Erickson Builders and Great Northern Construction before becoming self-employed. He worked in the Chicago Carpenters Union, Dallas Texas, and Hawaii.

He was a highly skilled carpenter and cabinet maker and was well-known in Northern Door County for his craftsmanship

He is survived by his father John, Sister Bay, brother Jan and wife Carla (Long) Johnson, sister Susie and husband Dennis Krishka and brother Jay and wife Barb and nieces and nephews

He was preceded in death by his mother Donna.

“The Wez” enjoy playing golf, county league, Bay’s, baseball, the Green Bay Packers, fishing and hunting and all of his friends at the AC tap

Terry’s family will honor his life at a later date. 

A heartfelt thank you to all the doctors, nurses, and hospice center.