In Memory of

Barbara Carlson

February 18, 1930 - January 5, 2017
Barbara (Puhrmann) Carlson was born on February 18, 1930, the daughter of George and Josephine (Durmich) Puhrmann. She graduated from the Larrabee High School. In 1948 she married Arnold Carlson and they farmed west of Marcus until they retired and moved to Marcus in 1986. She was involved in many volunteer jobs, from teacher's aide, the Heartland Auxiliary, to Meals on Wheels. She was preceded in death by her husband, a daughter and a granddaughter. Her surviving family includes her children; Alan (Bobbie) Carlson, Joy Carlson, Ann (Ken) Heidesch, Scott (Christy) Carlson, and Kirk (Brenda) Carlson; one brother, George Puhrmann; nine grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Monday, January 9, 2017, at Peace Lutheran Church in Marcus.
Pastor Kevin Roop
Amherst Cemetery, Marcus


Monday, January 9, 2017 at 12:00 AM
“Scott, Joy, and families; I was so saddened to hear of Barb's passing. She was such a kind person, and always had a smile and a twinkle in her eye. I will miss seeing her come in to the library so much! You are in our thoughts and prayers.”
- Beth Kingdon
Monday, January 9, 2017 at 12:00 AM
“I remember your mom so well from church, bible school and Sunday school. She had such a great smile and laugh. You all have my sympathies! ”
- Louise Ferr
Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 12:00 AM
“My sympathy to Barb's family. I knew Barb in Larrabee and later in Marcus and always enjoyed her company. She was so quiet and a real lady.

She will be missed. My sympathy.”
- Pat Ducommun
Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 12:00 AM
“My sympathy at the loss of your Mother. I pray that God gives you peace and comfort in the days ahead!”
- Betty Neisius
Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry to hear about your mom my prayers are with you I have many good memories of Barb especially last four years and our many trips to Germantown she was a great lady”
- Liz Pfeifle
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