Fredrick M. Carlsen
February 9, 1916 - September 29, 2016
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Visitation
Port Charlotte United Methodist Church
9416254356 |
Thursday 10/6, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 at the Port Charlotte United Methodist Church.

Service
Port Charlotte United Methodist Church
9416254356 |
Thursday 10/6, 11:00 am

Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 at the Port Charlotte United Methodist Church.

Cemetery
Restlawn Memorial Gardens
941-629-2152 |
Thursday 10/6, 12:00 pm

Interment will be at Restlawn Memorial Gardens, Port Charlotte.

Memorial

Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers, in Rev. Carlsen’s memory may be made to the United Theological Seminary, 4501 Denlinger Road, Dayton, OH 45426 www.united.edu

United Theological Seminary

Rev. Fredrick M. Carlsen, 100, of Arcadia, Florida peacefully at home on Thursday, September 29, 2016. He was born February 9, 1916 in Muscatine County, Iowa to the late Emil and Frieda Carlsen and moved to Florida in 1982 from Mannsville, New York. He was a retired United Methodist minister and a member of the…

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Sam and Pat Conti left a message on October 10, 2016:
What we remember about Pastor Fred is his smile. He always smiled, even in adverse situations. However, (and we were told this as we weren't there) our young son and his friend set off the fire extinguisher in the church basement. At that moment Pastor Fred did not smile. He also solved problems that occurred with that same sweet smile. Olive was very special to us all, as well. Every year we exchanged Christmas letters. He will be missed but at 100....wow!...he deserves his rewards, which will be many. Pat and Sam
Rev. Eldon and Virginia Snyder left a message on October 6, 2016:
We remember Fred as a faithful servant of our Lord and Savior. He was a quiet and unassuming person who went about his ministry without pretense. We have fond memories of his years of ministry in Western New York. We extend our condolences to the members of his family.
Rev. Eldon and Virginia Snyder left a message on October 6, 2016:
We remember Fred as a faithful servant of our Lord and Savior. He was a quiet and unassuming person who went about his ministry without pretense. We have fond memories of his years of ministry in Western New York. We extend our condolences to the members of his family.
Brian Rotach left a message on October 5, 2016:
Fred was my pastor at the Laona (NY) UMC for the year that I directed the choir. His kindness and gentleness encouraged me to continue into ordained ministry. I'm grateful to God for him and DELIGHTED WITH HIS NEW APPOINTMENT!
Betsye Mowry left a message on October 5, 2016:
Fred was a great colleague in the northern New York conference His gentle wisdom was exceeded only by his warm grin A blessing among us Thanks be to God
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Dr. and Mrs. Pierre J. Fisher left a message on October 5, 2016:
Rev. Fred was a true Saint and devoted man of God. It was a real pleasure knowing him. Carol and I send our deepest, sincere condolences to his family.
Roberson Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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