Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel
218 West Hurlbut Avenue
Belvidere, IL 61008
(815) 544-2616

Michael Carlson

1958 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Michael Carlson Obituary
MICHAEL D. CARLSON, 55 BELVIDERE - Michael D. Carlson, 55, of Belvidere, died Sunday, February 23, 2014 in OSF St. Anthony Medical Center, following a sudden illness. He was born March 5, 1958, in Belvidere; the son of Ronald A. and Shirley (Johanningsmeier) Carlson. Mike graduated from Belvidere High School, Class of 1976. He worked 17 years as a mechanic for Nissan. He later worked as the Housekeeping Supervisor for Amberwood Nursing Home before he became disabled. Mike married Barbara Wienk in Belvidere on July 12, 1980. He as a member of Evangelical Covenant, and a board member of His Glory Belvidere Mission. Mike is survived by his wife, Barbara; 2 daughters, Andrea (Travis) Hazard and Jaclyn (Terry McMurray) Carlson; 6 grandchildren, Sarah Carlson, Josh Hazard, Jacob Hazard, Mya Carlson, Blake Carlson, Hannah Hazard; mother, Shirley McKenzie; 4 sisters, Debbie (Joe) Stassi, Rhonda Walters, Cindy Saunders, Valerie Gunn; mother-in-law, Clara Weink; 3 sisters-in-law, Cheryl and George Greenlee, Becky and Paul Pearce, Lu and Gene Franseen; 3 brothers-in-law, Ken Wienk, Bruce Wienk and Jon Wienk; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Jennifer Carlson; his father, Ronald; and several other loved family members. Celebration of Life 11 a.m., Saturday, March 1, 2014, in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave. Visitation 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family for a memorial fund to be established at a later date. Burial will be at a later date. To express condolences on line, please visit www.andersonfcs.com.
Published in Rockford Register Star from Feb. 27 to Feb. 28, 2014
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