Shirley E. Carlson

Shirley E. Carlson, 91, passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, in the Lutheran Home.

She was born Jan. 15, 1927, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Albert W. and Esther Larson Carlson.

Shirley was a 1944 graduate of Jamestown High School and a 1949 graduate of Columbia Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing. She received her master’s degree and did doctoral work in nursing in the 1960s from the University of Pittsburg.

Prior to retirement, she was a Nursing Instructor at the University of Wisconsin.

Surviving are a sister in law, Marilyn Carlson; a niece, Donna L. Sheehan; and two nephews: Mark Carlson and Paul D. Carlson.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Donald and Roger Carlson.

A memorial service will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home at a later date.

Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.

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