Dolores F. Carlson, age 83, of Waupaca, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Bethany Home.
She was born on April 27, 1930 in Chicago, IL to the late Sigurd and Lillian (Iverson) Birkland. On November 15, 1952 she was united in marriage to William “Red” Carlson. Dolores was very active with First Assembly of God Church where she worked with Women’s Missions and Encore 60.
She will be dearly missed by her husband of 61 years, Red, of Waupaca; son, David (Christine) Carlson of Iola; daughter, Deborah (Ken) Wright of Parkland, FL; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a wonderful friend, Hazel. Dolores was preceded in death by her brother, Harold.
The funeral service will be held at 11 AM on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at First Assembly of God Church, with Pastor Bob Bohn and Pastor Cliff Cameron co-officiating. Visitation will be from 10 AM until the time of the service. Burial will be at Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in King. Memorials may be designated to the Humane Society. The Maple Crest Funeral Home of Waupaca assisted the family with arrangements.