unknown - July 25, 2013
Rudy Carlson, 97, of Syracuse, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Loretto Cunningham. Born in Proctor, VT, he lived in the New England area before moving to Syracuse in 1965. Rudy was a graduate of Proctor High School and Springfield College. He worked in sales and retired from R. Carlson Sales after many years. He was a member of Wetzel Road Church of Christ.
Rudy was predeceased by his wife, Doris; daughter, Linda Powell; and brother and sister-in-law, Eric and Dorothy Carlson.
Surviving are his son, Wayne (Joan) of Syracuse; daughter, Nancy Jamieson of Solvay; grandchildren, Kara (Neil) James, David (Braunice) Jamieson, Tara (Jason) Taylor, Michael (Cathy) Carlson and Dana Carlson; 10 great-grandchildren; and nephew, Richard (Jean) Carlson.
Relatives and friends called Thursday, August 1 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Services followed at 7 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. David Owens officiating. Burial will be in Vermont. The family would like to thank Loretto’s amazing staff on the 9th Floor of the Cunningham Bldg. for all their care. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Rudy’s memory to Wetzel Road Church of Christ, 4268 Wetzel Rd., Liverpool, NY 13090. Share online condolences at BuranichFH.com.