William “Bill” Thure Carlson, 75, of Pleasant Prairie, WI, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, June 15, 2018.
Bill was born in Chicago, IL, on October 7, 1942. He was the son of the late Thure and Evelyn (Sawinski) Carlson.
He is survived by his three loving daughters, Erica Carlson-Maika, Kristen Fude and Tonya Howell (and his son-in-law Ben Howell). Grampa Bill will be sadly missed by his six grandchildren who were the joy of his life, William Fude, Kyra Maika, Ben Fude, Derek Maika, Amelia Fude and Colton Howell. He is also survived by his siblings, Dianne Walsh, Joanne Ruggeri and Bob (Judy) Carlson as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to Bill’s parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Carlson; and his son-in-law, Darren Fude.
Bill was a Vietnam Veteran and his funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 26th, at the Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove, WI, at 12:00 noon.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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