Corlas M. Carlson, of Mora, MN died on Friday, December 28, 2007. She was 62 years old.
Visitation 2:00-4:00 PM Sunday at the Rock-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham, and 1 hour prior to the service at church. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM MONDAY at Stanchfield Baptist Church, 38850 Stanchfield Rd. NE, Stanchfield.
Corlas Marie (Scamp) Carlson of Mora, formerly of Braham, passed away on December 28, 2007 at Grandview Christian Home in Cambridge after battling cancer for nearly a year.
Corlas was born on December 6, 1945 in Bethel, Minnesota to Earl and Margaret “Peggy” (Johnson) Scamp. She grew up in the Bethel and Mounds View areas, graduating from Mounds View High School in 1962. After school she lived and worked in the Twin Cities. In 1981 she was reintroduced to Edward Carlson and they were married on May 30 of that year. In June 1984 the couple had their only child, Lynnette. The family lived in the Blaine/Ham Lake area before moving to Stanchfield in 1992. They later moved into Braham where they lived until October of 2007 when they moved to Mora.
Corlas was a long time employee of Braham Hardware and Rental, where she enjoyed meeting and talking to the citizens of Braham. In her free time, she enjoyed knitting and crocheting, and good conversations over coffee. Corlas was always ready to lend a helping hand, whether she knew you or not. She was an amazing wife and mother. She will always be loved and missed by everyone who knew her.
Corlas was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Peggy Scamp; and one nephew, William Scamp.
She is survived by her husband, Edward of Mora; daughter, Lynnette also of Mora; brothers, Larry (Di) of OK, Ronnie (Connie) of Beldenville, WI, and Mike of Bemidji; sisters, Grace Olson of Portland, OR and Bonnie of Minneapolis; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services are being held at 2:00 PM – Monday, December 31, 2007 at the Stanchfield Baptist Church. The Reverend Dale Cope will be presiding. Music will be provided by Pam Theline. Pallbearers are: David Carlson, Joseph Carlson, Mike Davis, Tim Fisher, Jordan Fisher, Ronald Scamp and Kenneth Scamp.
Arrangements are being handled by the Rock – Ingebrand Funeral Home in Braham.