Obituary: Jeanne J. Carlson, Newport, NH and formerly of Hill Center, NH, passed Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at the Wm. Clough Extended Care Center in new London, NH.
Jeanne was born June 27, 1930, in Brooklyn, NY, daughter to the late Eugene and Elma (Jones) Amadio. She was raised and educated in Brooklyn, NY and New Hampshire. Jeanne married Peter Carlson in 1951, returning to New York in 1958. She resided in New York until 1993, relocating to Newport, NH. Jeanne loved her family and enjoyed reading, book sales, reading, music and watching English comedy and mysteries.
She is survived by her daughter: Wendy J. Oâ€™Connor and her husband, John, of Claremont, NH; her son: Bruce Carlson of Newport, NH; 2 brothers: Donald Amadio of Ronkonkoma, NY; Dennis Amadio of Melbourne, FL; one sister: Claudia Toll of Fishkill, NY; 3 grandchildren: Sean Oâ€™Connor and his wife, Kate, of Concord, NH; Jessica Rathbun and her husband, Cpl Patrick Rathbun, of Hubert, NC; Kevin Oâ€™Connor of Seattle, WA and 2 great grandchildren: Isabella Grace Rathbun and Maggie Quinn O'Connor, as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was pre-deceased by her husband of 56 years Peter Carlson who died in 2007, her sister: Judith Slaight and brother: Eugene Amadio.
Funeral Services will be held at 11AM on Monday, August 5, 2013, at the Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home, 42 Main Street in Newport. Burial will follow at the Bunker Hill Cemetery in Wilmot, NH. Rev. Alice Roberts will officiate.
Friends may call on the family at the Funeral Home from 1-3PM on Sunday, August 4th.
For more information or to send a condolence, please visit the Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home at www.newtonbartlett.com