Death Notice: Jon Douglas Carlson
The Chancellor’s Office has received word that Jon Douglas Carlson, 71, of Lake Geneva, died on Feb. 1, 2017, in Madison. Carlson came to UW-Whitewater in August of 1978 and he retired as a lecturer in the psychology department in May of 1986. He was also the men’s cross country coach from 1978 to 1982.
A celebration of Jon’s life is planned for Feb. 19, 2017, at the Horticultural Hall, 330 Broad St., in Lake Geneva. Visitation with family is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a memorial celebration at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the University of Wisconsin Center for Healthy Minds, https://centerhealthyminds.org/support or the Center for Adlerian Practice and Scholarship https://adler.webconnex.com/donate
The campus flag will be lowered to half-staff on Monday, Feb. 20, in his honor.