Lorraine Carlson, 82, died Monday, July 8, 2013, at her home from complications of cancer.
She was born in Hettinger, North Dakota, to Otto and Beatrice Jensen of Sorum, South Dakota. She and Dewayne Carlson of Bison, South Dakota, were married July 2, 1931, in Rapid City.
She is survived by a son, Wade Carlson and (special friend, Margaret Joseph); a granddaughter, Mackenzie (Jason) Grimes; her two beloved great-granddaughters; nieces; and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by her husband; an infant son, Craig; a sister, Joan Meyer; a brother, Reed Jensen; and her parents.