|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1921|
|Death: ||Jun. 19, 2009|
James Carlson, age 88 of Shafer, died on Friday, June 19, 2009 at The Villages of North Branch. He was born on February 2,1921 in Franconia Township, Minnesota to Charles and Jennie (Hawkinson) Carlson.
He grew up in the Shafer area and attended Chisago City Public Schools. He later attended the University of Wisconsin River Falls for studies in agriculture from 1946 to 1950.
James married Delores P. Johnson in 1952. James was a life long farmer in the Shafer area.
James served his country during WW II and was a memeber of the Forest Lake VFW Post #4210. Hunting was one of his lifelong hobbies.
His is survived by his wife, Delores; daughter, Connie Jo (Dale) Fangmeier of St. Croix Falls, WI; sons, Mike (Pam) of White Bear Lake and Ronnie (Lynn) of Center City. Grandchildren, Jamie Carlson, Jodi Carlson, Jackie (Nic) Swenson, Jason (Jen) Fangmeier, Heather Carlson and Brandon Carlson; Great Grandchildren, Landon, Logan and Danica Fangmeier; Jayden and Logan Swenson and Brayden Bresnahnan.
He was prededed in death by four brothers, Raymond, Wendell, Willard and Vincent and one grandson, Daniel Fangmeier. Arrangements were under the direction of Grandstrand Funeral Home in Lindstrorm
5-8 p.m. Monday, June 22, 2009 at the Grandstrand Funeral Home in Lindstrom and one hour prior to service at church on Tuesday.
11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at Chisago Lake Lutheran Church in Center City
Hillside Cemetery at Center City with military honors by Forest Lake VFW 4210
NOTE: The cemetery record shows 23-Jun-2009 as the burial date
Carl John Carlson (1882 - 1965)
Lena Hawkinson Carlson (1885 - 1972)
Delores Carlson (1923 - 2009)
Chisago Lake Hillside Cemetery
Block: A 08
Created by: Robert John Chudek
Record added: Aug 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55711084
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