Dr. Carl Johan Obed Mathieson, 88, Lake Wales, Fla., a former Stevens Point chiropractor, died Thursday, Jan. 18, 2001, at Lake Wales Medical Center in Lake Wales, Fla.
A memorial service was held Tuesday at Lake Wales Lutheran Church in Lake Wales, Fla.
Dr. Mathieson was born March 24, 1912, in Milwaukee, a son of the late Rev. Jens and Ruth (Simonson) Mathieson.
He graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis and had practices in Stevens Point and Fond du Lac.
He was married to Mildred Kjendalen 59 years ago.
He moved from Scandinavia to Lake Wales in 1995. He was a member of Lake Wales Lutheran Church, the Sons of Norway and was active in church and professional organizations.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Ann Gaiser, Lake Wales, Fla., and Ruth Parker, Plano, Texas; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.