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Kathleen Carlson Obituary

Kathleen  M. Carlson
Kathleen M. Carlson

June 28, 1957 - February 13, 2019
Born in Everett, MA
Resided in Peabody, MA
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PEABODY, formerly of Saugus - Ms. Kathleen M. Carlson, age 61, died peacefully at her home in Peabody on February 13 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the devoted life partner of Ron MacPherson of Peabody.

Born in Everett and raised in Saugus, she was the beloved daughter of the late Edward and Ruth (Kearns) Carlson. She was a 1975 graduate of Saugus High School and worked as a Claims Adjuster for Lahey Health in Burlington.

Kathleen leaves three loving children, Robert Holmes and his wife Alison, Lisa Evans and her husband Adam, Derek Holmes; four dear brothers, Edward Carlson and his wife Marilyn, John Carlson and his wife Margaret, Daniel Carlson and his wife Ann and Thomas Carlson. She is also survived by six beloved grandchildren, and many loving nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Kathleen’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., SAUGUS on Tuesday, 4-8 p.m. Interment will be private at a later date.




Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home
549 Lincoln Ave.
Saugus, MA 01906
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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