Lucille M. Carlson, 96, of Sheffield died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021 at Fairview Hospital after a brief illness. Lucille was born in Brooklyn, New York on February 15, 1925, daughter to Harry and Theresa (Karl) Nessler. Lucille worked with her husband, Norman, running Carlson’s Berkshire Nursery from 1959–2006 in Ashley Falls and as a CNA at Fairview Commons Nursing Home in Great Barrington.
She was an accomplished amateur artist in watercolor. Lucille’s husband, Norman V. Carlson, predeceased her in June 2006. Lucille is survived by her two sons, Eric J. Carlson and wife Pat, and Gary C. Carlson and wife Susan; five grandchildren, Daniel Carlson (Christina), Andrew Carlson (Ashleigh), Amanda Goewey (Bill), Christopher Carlson (Jennifer), and Ryan Carlson; and four great-grandchildren.
In keeping with Lucille’s wishes, there are no services. The family will hold a celebration of life at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Birches-Roy Funeral Home. Condolences may be made through Birches-Roy Funeral Home website.