Carlson, Phillip L. (Popsie) Lost his short but courageous battle with cancer at age 69 on 10/12/15. Preceded in death by his father and mother, Melvin and Elizabeth. Survived and will be missed by his wife of 48 years, Donette; son, Gene; daughter, Angie (Joe) Rivard; grandchildren, Amanda, Cole, Justin, Jake, Cooper, Cecilia, Joey; brothers, Michael (Carol), Mark (Vicki); sisters, Katie (Charles) Patterson, Mary (Ron) Silbaugh; many in-laws, nieces, nephews, family, and friends; and longtime friend Jerry Muehlstedt. Special thanks to Dr. James Giefer who guided us through this journey with compassion and dignity. Memorials preferred to HeathEast Hospice. Celebration of life on Sunday, 10/18/15 at Jimmy's Event Center Vadnais Heights, from 1-5pm with a short ceremony at 2pm. Lunch provided. Private interment at Fort Snelling.

Published on October 15, 2015

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