MANCHESTER - Natalie F. Carlson, 17, of Manchester died Feb. 20, 2013, at the Elliot Hospital after a sudden illness.
She was born in Manchester on Feb. 7, 1996, the daughter of Eric W. and Carole F. (Duhamel) Carlson. She was educated in the local school system and currently in her junior year at Manchester Central High School. She had hoped to pursue a career in nursing with a focus on helping the elderly.
Most recently, she had been employed by Market Basket in Hooksett.
She will be remembered as a caring friend with an enormous heart. Natalie was always willing to help others in need and will most be remembered for her compassionate and generous personality. Above all else, she loved spending time with her family and many friends.
Family members include her parents of Manchester; her brother, Matthew Carlson of Manchester; her maternal grandmother, Fabiola (Fournier) Duhamel of Manchester; her dog, Comet; many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
services: There are no calling hours. A celebration of Natalie's life will take place on Saturday at 11 a.m. in Manchester Christian Church, 1308 Wellington Road, Manchester.
Interment will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum, 474 Goffstown Road, at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Pray For One Campaign, care of Manchester Christian Church, 1308 Wellington Road, Manchester, 03104.
To send a message of condolence, go to www.lambertfuneralhome.com