2012-05-31 / Obituaries

Debbie L. Carlson

Debbie L. Carlson, 53, of 1271N

Mary St., Manistique (Indian Lake),

Mich., died accidentally on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, while working at

Manistique Papers, Inc.

She was born June 12, 1958, in Newberry, Mich., the daughter of Lee and Shirley (Peters) Kerridge and was a graduate of Engadine High School.

On Jan. 26, 1985, she married William D. Carlson in Engadine and they made their home in Manistique.

Debbie was employed at Manistique Papers, Inc., as a paper maker for many years.

She was an active member of the Indian Lake Golf and Country Club where she served on its board of directors and was also a member of the Women of the Steel Union. She loved golfing, being outdoors, playing euchre and traveling. She loved the time she was able to spend with her grandkids.

Debbie is survived by her husband, William Carlson of Manistique; sons, Jason (Mila Tuttle) Beckman of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Brad (Steph) Carlson of Gulliver, Mich.; daughter, Amy (Raylon Miller) Sabalu of Lansing, Kan.; grandchildren, Milan Beckman, Lexi Tuttle, Talie Tuttle, Hayden Tuttle, Joshua Sabalu, Nadia Sabalu, Anden Miller, Dylan Carlson and Kyra Carlson; father, Lee Kerridge of Newberry; step-mother, Lenora Kerridge of Garnet, Mich.; brothers, Don Kerridge of Garnet, Larry (Barbara) Kerridge of Garnet, Steve (Debbie) Kerridge of Garnet and Harvey Peters of Mt. Pleasant, Mich.; sisters, Sue (Mike) Crittenden of Alpena, Mich., Joann Kerridge of Garnet; Cindy (Larry) Niskala of Garnet and Mickie Peters of Mt. Pleasant; father-in-law, Donald (Marcella Quick) Carlson of Manistique; along with several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her mother, a brother Karl, and her sonin law, Wilberto Sabalu.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 2, at St. Francis de Sales Church in Manistique. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 1 p.m., at the church. Burial will be held in Fairview Cemetery at Manistique.

Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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