Obituary of Gerald Carlson
Gerald Eugene Carlson, age 72, of Horseheads, formerly of Kelley Drive in Big Flats, NY, died Tuesday, December 28, 2004 at Bethany Manor in Horseheads.
Gerald was born on June 20, 1932 in Elmira, NY the son of the late Carl and Mildred (Breese) Carlson. He retired from Corning Glass Works in 1976 where he had worked as a Techician at Sullivan Park. He was a musician and painter, loved to travel, and collected antiques.
He is survived by one brother: Karl Carlson of Elmira; a sister-in-law, Kathleen Carlson of Painted Post; several nieces and nephews, close friends; Charles Reno, Lyle Tinklepaugh, Bill Day, and Charles Bennett.
Friends may call on Monday, January 3, 2005 from 12 Noon until 2 PM at the Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney Street in Corning, where funeral services will be held at the conclusion of calling hours at 2:00 PM with Reverend Everett Bassett officiating. Burial will be in Gray Cemetery, Covington, PA.