Emily H. Carlson
Feb. 25, 1916 - June 24, 2006
Emily H. Carlson (nee Radosevich) of Waukesha, 90, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2006, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc. She was born Feb. 25, 1916, in Bayfield County, to Emilie and Anton Radosevich.
She was united in marriage to Walter Carlson in 1938 in Iron River, with whom she raised three daughters, Jeanette (Jim) Hyland of Madison, Karen (the late Bill) Peltier of Brookfield and Darlene (Dan) Weide of Waukesha. Emily is survived by 10 grandchildren, Jenny, Carrie, Jeff, Jane, Jon, Bruce, Kim, Jim, Dennis and Don, and 13 great-grandchildren, Ashley, Bryn, Alex, Lindsey, Cole, Ryan, Michael, Riley, Casey, Mason, Connor, Haley and Jaiden. She is the dear sister of Ann Porvick, Edward Radosevich and Ethel Bolka. Emily is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Walter; infant son, Richard; sisters, Lena and Mary; brothers, Frank, Tony, Matt, Joe and Raymond "Buddy"; and son-in-law, Bill.
Emily was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church and the Brookfield Senior Community Center. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, playing cards, watching Brewers games, going to rummage sales, exercising with the "Grunt and Groaners," and above all, spending time with her family.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian burial Friday, June 30, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 1755 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. Committal services will take place at 2:15 p.m. Friday at Arlington Park Cemetery, 4141 S. 27th St., Greenfield. Please meet at cemetery entrance.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066.
A special thank you to the nurses and staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and also to the nurses, volunteers and staff at AngelsGrace Hospice for their loving care and concern for our mother and family.
Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.
We will miss you. You will always be in our hearts.