Eigild Kriston Carlson Jr., retired U.S. Navy, 84, passed February 8, 2016. He was born April 20, 1931, to the late Astrid and Eigild K. Carlson Sr. in Runnemede, N.J. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Maria D. Carlson; sister, Ester Carlson; and a brother, Asbjorn C. Carlson Sr.
Eigild retired from the U.S. Navy after 30 years of service. He enjoyed spending time with family and grandchildren, household projects, fishing, watching movies, cookouts, being outside, traveling and the beach.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his children, Tonia C. Jacobson, Vincent J. Carlson, Eigild K. Carlson III, Theresa M. Huto and Joseph Huto; grandchildren, Tyler and Pierce Jacobson, Vincent and Victoria Carlson, Samantha and Derek Carlson, CJ, Becky and Paul Danchak; great-grandchildren, Justin Swanson, Kimberly, Kyle and Josef Danchak; and a host of other relatives and friends.
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