Paul Robert Carlson, 96, formerly of Brocton, N. Y. , passed away October, 21 at Heritage Village Nursing Home in Gerry, N.Y. Paul was predeceased by his loving wife of 72 years, Frances Carlson. He was also predeceased by a son, Blair Carlson, a granddaughter, Laurie Deering Kutt, and a great granddaughter, Taylor Robitson.
Paul was born in Randolph , N.Y. In 1917 to Richard and Florence Carlson. He graduated from Randolph Academy and was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II . Paul was a self employed salesman and always enjoyed talking to people. He was a member of Tri-Church Parish of Brocton, N.Y.
Survivors include: Linda (Don) Deering of South Carolina, Sue(Eric) Lamb of Fredonia, N.Y., and David((Judy) Carlson of Pennsylvania. 9 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and 8 great great grandchildren also survive.
A memorial service celebrating Paul's life will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.