Jeanette Elizabeth Carlson

Oscoda, Michigan
May 16, 1931 - March 15, 2020

Visitations

The family will welcome friends on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from 1 – 3 PM at Buresh Funeral Home in Oscoda, MI.

Service Location

Buresh Funeral Home ~ Oscoda, Michigan

Services

Interment with a graveside committal service will take place on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 11 AM at White Chapel Cemetery in Troy, MI.

Obituary Notice

Jeanette Elizabeth Carlson
Age 88, of West Branch, MI, formerly of Oscoda, MI passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2020. She was born on May 16, 1931 in Manistee, MI to the late Lester and Elsie (Ellis) Hall. Jeanette received her LPN certification in 1949 and worked as a nurse up until she married her husband, John A. Carlson in 1951. She took pride in raising her family over the years. Jeanette excelled at every craft she tried and her many talents included ceramics, calligraphy, cake decorating, knitting, crocheting, sewing and quilting, which was her passion. Over the years, she made hundreds of quilts in all shapes and sizes. She was also passionate about working at a local baby pantry and enjoyed sewing costumes for the Shoreline Players for many years. Jeanette is survived by her loving children, Richard (Della) Carlson of Davisburg, MI, Darla Carlson of Detroit, MI and Kathy Carlson of Tulsa, OK; brother Larry (Doris) Hall of Alma, MI; grandchildren, Jamie, Jennifer, Amanda, David Jr., Kristy, Tierra and Kelsey; great-grandchildren, Mason, Addison, Cydel, Terren, Ellinor, Alexis, Kylee, Averi and Wyatt. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, John A. Carlson just 2 weeks shy of 68 years. The family will welcome friends on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 from 1 – 3 PM at Buresh Funeral Home in Oscoda, MI. Interment with a graveside committal service will take place on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 11 AM at White Chapel Cemetery in Troy, MI. Memorial contributions can be made to any local baby pantry of your choice and you may offer your condolences online at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.

Memorials

Memorial contributions can be made to any local baby pantry of your choice.

Cemetery

White Chapel Cemetery ~ Troy, Michigan

Condolences

I will miss you sweet lady♥️ 😕
— Wendy
My Aunt Jeanette was everything above and more......... But what i really appreciated about her was her sense of humor , she made me made me laugh ! I will miss her...❤️
— Gayla Pijanowsk
I’m going to miss the best grandma ever!! Rest Easy!! I love you!!
— Kelsey
“The sound of your laughter resonates inside of me...” - Galaxy by Like A Storm

I’ll forever miss Aunt Jeanette’s laugh and smile. I’m so grateful for all the memories I have of she and Uncle Jack.
— Cara Carlson
Loved mr and mrs Carlson. They were like second parents/coaches to us who played ball with their daughter Kathy. I remember them taking us to Tiger stadium in Detroit for ball games. So glad to have been able to see them at the Big Boy in West Branch last year. My deepest condolences
— Debi allen christie

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