Florence Goertzen Carskadon

January 30, 1923 - March 6, 2014

Florence Goertzen Carskadon, age 91, went to be with her Lord on March 6, 2014 in Charlotte, N.C.by: SUBMITTED - Florence Goertzen Carskadon

Mrs. Carskadon was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years Carey “Bud” Carskadon.

Born in Rainier on Jan. 30, 1923. She was a dedicated Christian wife and mother. She worked in the church office of Hope Lutheran Church in Woodburn for 35 years.

Mrs. Carskadon is survived by her son Carey Carskadon III and wife Mary, of Olympia, Wash., and her daughter Carole Lewis and husband Med, of Charlotte, N.C.; one sister, seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

A Christian service to celebrate her life will be held at 11 a.m. on March 20 at Belle Passi Mausoleum and Cemetery in Woodburn.

In lieu of flowers, gifts to honor her memory may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care, South Charlotte Region, 7845 Little Ave., Charlotte, NC 28226 or Hope Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 355, Woodburn, OR 97071.