Doris Kathleen Carlson

Doris Kathleen Carlson

Doris Carlson left this world to take up residence in her Heavenly mansion 3/12/13. Born in Seattle WA, 7/21/23, she was adopted at birth by William and Marie Rasmussen. She grew up in south Seattle, attended Highline high school and helped run the family dairy. In 1943 she began corresponding with a friend's GI brother in Europe, and shortly after the War she married William Eric Carlson. They made their home in Seattle, where they raised three children; W. Stan (Boni), Sharon (deceased) and Greg (Valerie). She leaves behind 8 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Mom was tireless in her beautiful craft-work for Church, Missions and friends. A graveside service will be held at Evergreen-Washelli, at 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 23rd for family and friends.

Published in The Seattle Times from Mar. 19 to Mar. 21, 2013