Alice was called home with the Lord, December 12, 2018, after a lengthy illness, surrounded by family and friends and her caretakers at Cobalt Lodge Healthcare.
Born August 26, 1929, in North Tonawanda, NY, where she spent all of her life until recently moving to Connecticut to be with family. She was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Carmen Carlson. Also predeceased by her brothers, Norman, Gerald, and Herman Hardy and her sister Delores Jaenecke.
Alice attended schools in Tonawanda, NY was a homemaker, caring dearly for her family, also worked at Eddy’s bakery, and at a local candy store. She also was a very good hairdresser. Alice was a faithful member for many years at St. Matthews Lutheran Church, North Tonawanda, and where they raised their family. She loved her family get togethers and cared about all that touched her life. She liked her new friends at Greystone Retirement home, Portland CT, and Cobalt Lodge Healthcare. She felt especially blessed by her new church family at Haddam Neck Covenant church.
Survived by her sister Erma VanHise, Riverside CA, children, David Carlson, Jacksonville, FL Connie and (John) Good, North Tonawanda, NY, and Amy and (Charlie) Delosier, East Hampton,CT. Grandchildren; Nancy (Timm) Carlson, Kristine, June and Scott Carlson. Melissa Carlson, John (Adri) Good, Alicia (Jason) Holloway, Lindsay (Brendan) Serra, and Laura Delosier. Great Grandchildren: Wesley (Jessica) and Samuel McKenney, Jaxon and Lilah Holloway, Greyson and Carmen-Marie Good. Great Great Grandchildren Austin and Gabriel McKenney, also several nieces and nephews and extended family Harry and Diana Becker, Jacksonville, FL. Half-brother Paul Hardy and family, PA and step sister, Joann Scholes and family, VA.