Archive for Monday, June 1, 1992


June 1, 1992


Services for Loretta M. Carlson, 66, Topeka, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Hope Chapel, Topeka, with Rev. Dan Gardner officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Mrs. Carlson died Sunday, May 31, 1992, at a Topeka hospital.

She was born July 30, 1925, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of Edward and Mary Rooney Greene.

She moved to Topeka from Brooklyn and married Clifford E. Carlson on Jan. 10, 1946, in Topeka. Her husband survives of the home.

Mrs. Carlson was a member of the Catholic Church. She also was a silk screen operator with Josten's Yearbook for 20 years before she retired in 1987.

Other survivors include two sons, Richard J., Berryton, and Thomas E., Lawrence; a brother, James W. Greene, Virginia Beach, Va.; two sisters, Mary E. Esposito, Virginia Beach, and Agnes C. Sileo, Tonawanda, N.Y.; and four grandchildren.

Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Brennan Funeral Home, Topeka, where the family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The family suggests memorials to St. Francis Oncology Unit, 1700 W. Seventh, Topeka, 66606; the Cat Association of Topeka, 5324 S.W. 17th, Topeka, 66604; or Helping Hands Humane Society, 2625 N.W. Rochester, Topeka, 66617.

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