Lou Ann Carlson

Jul 17, 1933 - Nov 30, 2010
Lou Ann Carlson of Shoshoni died Tuesday, November 30th, 2010, at the Help For Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 77.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 9th at the Davis Funeral Home.

Mrs. Carlson was born on July 17, 1933 to Annie (Christiansen) and William Rigler in Erick, OK. She graduated from Shoshoni High School in 1951. She married Bill Carlson on January 18th, 1953. She was a homemaker, mother and wife. She also worked for the US Census for several years. She enjoyed spending time with her friends and family, playing games, especially Bridge, canning, sewing, baking and gardening.

She was a member of the Baptist church, the Missouri Valley Women’s Club, PTA, Shoshoni Alumni and was a 4-H leader.

She is survived by her husband, Bill; sons, Mitch Carlson and companion Kim Jennings, Brad Carlson and his former wife, Donna, and Greg Carlson and his wife Vickie, all of Riverton; daughters, Melody Jager and her husband Steve and his daughter Jasmane of Casper, and Linda Remer; brother Walt Runyan and his wife Debbie; one niece, three nephews; grandchildren, Bobbi and Heath Overfield and their children Lexi and Hayden; Brook Miller and her children Callie and Cade; Becky and Harley Walters and their daughter Ellie; Bridget and Jason Gardner, Charlie and Teresa DeWitt and their children Kaylee, Kaden and Korbin; Bill and Sheri Carlson and their children Kyle, Hallie, Emma Lou Ann; Missy and John Metzler and their children Cambree and Brenna; Michelle and her children Shawn and Jacob; Tyler Carlson, Zack Carlson, Alycia Calvert, Skylar Remer, and Stephen and Robbie Jager.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her grandparents.

Memorials may be made to the Help For Health Hospice Home, care of the Davis Funeral Home, 2203 W. Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.

On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: thedavisfuneralhome.com

Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.