Robert L. Carlson, 84, of Kane, died Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at UPMC Hamot after a short illness.
He was born January 2, 1937, in Kane, a son of the late Agner and Bessie Mohney Carlson.
On August 15, 1965, in Somerset, he married Lavina L. Curtis, who survives.
Robert was a jack all trade from building his custom trike motorcycle, to his beautiful woodworking. He enjoyed going boating, hunting, and fishing. He always loved to get on his motorcycle and take a trip with his wife.
In addition to his wife, Lavina, he is survived by 8 children: Bobby Carlson, David Foster, Donald Shank, Stephanie Moore, Terry Roibic, Clarence Foster, Carol Carlson, and Lori Acherman, several grandchildren, multiple great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren. He is also survived by a sister, Loretta Wrotney, and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son at birth, Steven Carlson, 1 brother, Eugene Carlson, 2 sisters, Diane Englert and Phyllis Olson.
A Funeral Service for Robert L. Carlson will be held Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at 4:00 PM Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, 103 South Fraley Street, Kane, PA 16735.
Visitation will be held at Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM.
Interment will be at Mt Tabor Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude Hospital.
Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, 103 South Fraley Street Kane, PA is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be made to the family at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.
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Published by Ridgway Record from Apr. 4 to Apr. 5, 2021.