1969 - 2013
Carla Petterson, 44, of Kenosha, Wis., passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at her residence.
Born on Jan. 22, 1969, in Milwaukee, Wis., she was the daughter of the late Tom Petterson and Annette (Blasi) Erickson. Carla attended Tremper High School in Kenosha, Wis., and attended two semesters at the University of Wisconsin Parkside studying Pharmacology. She was employed at Massey Ferguson and Case Corporation in Racine. She moved to California in 2000 and worked in the commercial fishing industry, returning to Kenosha in 2008.
Carla enjoyed playing with her dog, Boggie, decorating her home, horseback riding, roller skating and bike riding.
Carla is survived by her mother, Annette; sister, Sheryl Coughlin; her niece and nephew, Dylan and Van Coughlin; and stepfather, Bill Erickson.
She was preceded in death by her father Tom; grandparents, former Fire Chief Frank Blasi and wife Marlene, Eddie and Bernice Petterson; and her aunt, Nancy Rondeau.
A private family gathering will be held. Condolences to the family would be greatly appreciated.
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Published online at KenoshaNews.com on Nov. 17, 2013