THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Warren E. Carlson
Issue Date: August 23, 2017
Warren E. Carlson, 74, of Niagara, passed away Friday, Aug. 11, 2017.
Born Aug. 26, 1942 in Iron Mountain, Mi., to the late Ellsworth and Viola (Miller) Carlson he was a longtime resident there and worked for Timber Products as a truck driver until retirement.
He enjoyed hunting camp, four wheeling, helped those in need, was a wonderful grandfather and loved taking care of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is survived by a son, Brian (Sandi) Carlson of Niagara; two daughters, Brenda (Peter) Swanson of Niagara and Becky (Tim) Inglese of Greenville; a brother, Donald "Butch" (Eva) Carlson of Kingsford; six sisters, Donna (Carl) Gunther of Louisiana, Joanne (friend, Gary) Aman of Kingsford, Sue (Fran) Broeders of Hardwood, Mi. and Alice (Dave) Querio and Lisa Carlson, both of Iron Mountain; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Roxanne Geyer.
Visitation was held at Erickson Rochon and Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain on Tuesday, Aug. 15 from 1 p.m. until time of a Memorial Service at 2:30 p.m., officiated by Rev. Karl Utzat. A memorial was established in his memory.