Grace D. Carson
Grace D. Carson, 80, Holdrege, Neb., formerly of Denver, California and Stockton, died Monday, April 29, 2013, at her home.
She was born Jan. 30, 1933, in Kirwin to Frank and Ada (Hawks) Gillis. She received her primary education from schools in Wichita and Stockton and graduated from the West Denver High School in Denver with the class of 1951.
She married William "Bill" John Carson on Oct. 3, 1952, in Denver. He preceded her in death. She worked as an elevator operator at Denver Dry Goods.
Survivors include a son, Dana Carson, Holdrege; two granddaughters; and a great-grandson.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Nelson-Bauer Funeral Home, Holdrege; private family inurnment will be at a later date in Kirwin.
There will be no visitation.
Memorials are suggested to the Holdrege Animal Shelter in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.nelsonbauerfh.com.