Patricia Ann Carlson
12/07/1942 - 03/22/2020
Obituary for Patricia Ann Carlson
Patricia Ann Carlson, age 77, passed away after a short battle with cancer on Sunday, March 22, 2020. She was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan to Herbert and Dorothea Tompkins on December 7, 1942. She attended Kalamazoo Central High School and Western Michigan University before moving to the Grand Rapids area. She married Clayton Carlson and they lived in Sparta, Michigan.
Pat is survived by her step-daughter, Jeanine (Mitchell) Chenoweth; grandchildren, Nathan, Nicole and Nolan; brother, Theodore Tompkins; nephew, Ken Tompkins; niece, Linda Petlick; and several great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clayton; sister, Margaret (Peggy) Tompkins; stepson, Leslie Carlson; and mother-in-law, Ida Carlson.
Services for Pat will be planned at a later date based on the current social restrictions. Pat has been laid to rest in Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta with her husband Clayton. Anyone wishing may make a memorial donation to the SPCA of Southwest Michigan at www.spcaswmich.org.
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