BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. - Betty F. Carlson, 94, of Brooklyn Park, Minn., passed away Oct. 2, 2012, at North Ridge Care Center, New Hope, Minn.
Private family services will be held at the Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapel, Robbinsdale, Minn. with burial at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis.
Betty F. Anderson was born on Dec. 28, 1917, in Minneapolis, to parents Harry and Julia Vigerust Anderson. She married Carl Carlson of Stonington. in 1939. She was an Administrator's Assistant in public education. She and Carl lived in Stonington from 1957 to 1965 and again from 1981-1984. Carl preceded her in death in 2004.
Survivors include her son, Tom (Sheila) Carlson of Minneapolis; and daughter Marlys (John) Theis of Brooklyn Park, Minn. She has six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; sister, Lois Christensen; nieces and one nephew.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by parents, Harry and Julia Anderson; and a sister, Harriet Swanson. Arrangements with the Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapel, Robbinsdale, Minn. (763) 537-4511.