Gardening 12

Florence R Carlson

September 3, 1921 ~ November 28, 2019 (age 98)


Florence R. Carlson

Beloved wife of the late Oliver Carlson. 

Loving mother of Drake and Vanessa. 

Dear sister of the late Dolores Burke.

Cherished aunt of Nadine, James, Christopher, and the late Timothy.

Long time member of the Franklin Park Woman's Club.

Florence was an avid gardener and kindled the flame of gardening with many others.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given in Florence's name to the Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, Il 60631,

Visitation will take place on Monday, December 2, 2019 from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Sax-Tiedemann Funeral Home, 9568 Belmont Ave., Franklin Park, IL.

The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, December 3, 3019 at 10:00 am.

Interment will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, River Grove, Il.

For information please call the funeral home at (847) 678-1950 or

To send flowers to Florence's family, please visit our floral section.


Funeral Service
December 3, 2019

10:00 AM
Sax-Tiedemann Funeral Home & Crematorium
9568 Belmont Ave.
Franklin Park, IL 60131


Alzheimer's Association, Greater Illinois Chapter
8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago IL 60631
Tel: 1-800-272-3900

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