Christian Albert CarlsonDecember 11, 1987 ~ November 15, 2017 (age 29)
Christian A. Carlson, 29, of Raleigh, N.C., and formally of South Dayton, N.Y., passed suddenly Nov. 15, 2017, due to a respiratory illness.
He was born Dec. 11, 1987, in Gowanda, N.Y., to JP and Terry Carlson of South Dayton. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife Erin (Mansfield) Carlson and their fur-baby Hercules, his brothers Eric (Laura) of Rochester, N.Y. and Andrew (Karolyn) of Gibsonia, P.A., his four nephews (Ryan, Jack, Liam and Luke) and two nieces (Ally and Natalie), several aunts, uncles and cousins. His mother and father in law, Fred and Elaine Mansfield of Hubert, N.C. and his sister-in-law Haley Mansfield of Raleigh, N.C.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Dick and JoAnn Eger of Bradford, P.A., and paternal grandparents, Bob and Pat Carlson of Bradford, P.A.
Christian was a ’06 graduate of Pine Valley Central School and earned his Bachelors of Arts Degree from SUNY Fredonia in Music Business.
Christian enjoyed spending time with his wife and family, attending concerts, and living life to the fullest. He brightened each and every room that he entered and will be remembered fondly as one of the most caring humans to have walked the earth.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to
Zollinger’s Summer Lunch Program for kids
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America 8201 Corporate Dr. Suite 1000 Landover, MD 20785
Relatives and friends may visit DiStasio – Hills Funeral Chapel 478 Route 83 at Balcom Corners South Dayton Tuesday from 2PM to 4PM and 7PM to 9PM where a funeral service will be held Wednesday at 12 Noon.
Inurnment will be in Villenova Cemetery
Online condolences may be made at www.hillsfuneralchapel.com