Joan G. Carlson, of Kingston, a longtime employee of the Raytheon Company, passed away Nov. 25, 2012. She was 87 years old. Beloved wife of the late Richard E. Carlson, she was the loving mother of Richard E. Carlson Jr. and William Carlson and his wife Lorraine; sister of Elizabeth Norling and the late Margaret Schneider and George White; daughter of the late George and Serephine White. Joan was the cherished grandmother of six; and is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be held Thursday, Nov. 29, from 3-7 p.m. at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 216 Main St. (Rte. 106), Kingston. A funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph Church, Kingston, Friday, Nov. 30, at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a
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. Shepherd Funeral Home, Kingston.