Elizabeth Ann Carlson, 90, passed away peacefully on March 6, 2010, at the Villa Pavilion, surrounded by her loving family. Survived by her children, Kevin B. (Sharon) Carlson of Pueblo West, Doug Carlson of Pueblo, Glen Ray (Patricia) Carlson of Pueblo and Patricia (John) Cullen of Olympia, Wash.; grandchildren, Cory (LauraGlen), Melissa and Sean Patrick Carlson, Eilis Cullen and Lori (Andrew) Crihfield; great-grandchildren, Cullen, Ceiran and Chase Crihfield; brother, Eugene Angland of Yonkers, N.Y.; and numerous nephews and nieces in New Market and Kanturk, County Cork, Ireland. Preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Glen R. Carlson on Sept. 23, 2004; and grandson, Rory Carlson on July 20, 2000. Elizabeth was born June 26, 1919, in New Market, County Cork, Ireland to Jeremiah and Katherine Angland. She immigrated to Bedford, England, and spent the war years (1939 to 1945) in England. In 1942, Elizabeth and Glen were married in England. She came to the United States on the Queen Mary, as a war bride on Valentine's Day in 1946. She enjoyed gardening and taking care of her roses. She especially enjoyed her books, poetry and her stories about Ireland. She always took care of her family and will be dearly missed by her family. Viewing from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Funeral Mass, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 10, 2010, at Christ the King Church, 1708 Horseshoe Dr., with Msgr. Tom Adrians, VG, as celebrant. Entombment, Roselawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003. Online condolences, MontgomerySteward.com

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  1. Kevin, Ray, Doug, and all of the family;my sincere condolences to you all. Mrs. Carlson was a lovely Irish lady whom I esteemed greatly while growing up with Kevin. She is not gone, since she will continue to live in your memories of her. You were all blessed with a loving Mother.

  2. Doug and Ray –

    Just wanted to pass along our condolences and let you know we’re thinking of you at this time.

    Take care and our best to you and your family during this difficult time.

  3. Dear Doug, So sorry to learn of your loss. You were blessed to have her here with you so many years. Missy

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