A private family visitation will be held Monday, Aug. 25, at Boston Funeral Home in Stevens Point.
Condolences may be offered online at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
Ms. Carlson was born Aug. 2, 1937, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late Helge and Antoinette (Miller) Carlson. She attended St. Stephen Grade School and graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School.
She attended Mount Mary University in Milwaukee and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
She worked for INA Insurance in Milwaukee before transferring to Sentry Insurance in Stevens Point. She worked for Sentry Insurance until retirement.
She spent time traveling throughout the United States and abroad.
In her earlier years, she was active with the local Democratic Party.
Survivors include two brothers, Derek (Dorie) Carlson and Carl (Judith) Carlson, Stevens Point; nine nieces and nephews, Tristan, Aidan, Alida, Killian, Ian and Anwen Carlson, Kristin (Scott) Keyser, Kathryn Carlson, and Erik (Autumn) Carlson; great nephew, James Keyser; and two great nieces, Elsa and Ingrid Carlson.