Obituaries

Lana J. Carlson

March 25, 1941 - February 28, 2019

Lana J. Carlson

Obituary

Lana J. Carlson, 77, passed away peacefully at her home on February 28, 2019 in Belvidere, Illinois. Born on March 25, 1941 to Chester and Marjorie (Clark) Carlson in Belvidere, IL. She graduated Belvidere High School with the class of 1959 and went on to work at Cassens Transport, where she later retired. Lana had a passion for watching bull riding and HGTV. She also enjoyed listening to old time country music, traveling to Colorado and Arizona, being an aunt/great-aunt, and going on family trips to Disney. She was a strong supporter of Deer Acres Demo and was a member of GRAMS (Greater Rockford Area Miniature) Club.

Lana is loved and will be deeply missed by her mother, Marjorie; sister, Jeannine Wensky; foster sisters, Sue Couch and Pat Kenyon; Nieces and nephews, Denise (Robert) Hauser, David (Kelli) Wensky, Michelle (Mike) Dixon; and 15 great nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her father, Chester; sister, Vicki Carlson; brother, Ross Carlson; brother-in-law, Robert Wensky; and nephew, Michael Wensky.

A graveside service will take place on Friday, March 8, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel at Highland Garden of Memories with a burial to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions, in Lana’s name, may be made out to Boone County Animal Services, 4546 Squaw Prairie Road, Belvidere, IL 61008. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

Service Schedule

Friday, March 8, 2019
3:00 pm

Highland Garden of Memories

A graveside service will take place on Friday, March 8, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel at Highland Garden of Memories with a burial to follow.

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We miss Lana so very much and are keeping you all in our prayers.

Kathryn and Brian Crowley 2019-03-08T14:10:23

So sorry to read of Lana’s passing. It is hard to lose her but be assured she is in a better place and at peace. Condolences to your Mom.
Audrey and Len Emanuel

Audrey Emanel 2019-03-05T15:30:13

Midge, my most sincere condolences… Lana always made me laugh… she will be missed…πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ€£

Sherrie ODay 2019-03-03T21:25:35

Lana loved all of us well. Very soft heart. Always listened.

Sue Couch 2019-03-03T16:25:17

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