Gladys Christina (nee Carlson) Blair


Saturday, January 8, 2022, Sunset Hills, MO.

Born April 10, 1931 in Superior, WI. Formerly of Fargo, ND. Retired from Dillard’s.

Beloved wife of Alan W. Blair (d. 2006) for 53 years; dear mother of Alan, Jr. (Bobbie), Christine, John, Kathryn; adoring grandmother of Christopher, Mallory (Kevin) and great granddaughter Maxine.

Proud daughter of immigrant parents Christina Lamont Robertson and Carl John Carlson. Dear sister of Carl “Archie” (Mildred) Carlson, Robert (Margaret) Carlson, Mary (George) Gamache, and Kenneth (Shirlee) Carlson; sister-in-law of Mary (Glen) Wyness, and Dorothy Eastman. Loving aunt and great-aunt to nieces and nephews across the country. Your visits, cards, and letters brought Mom such joy over the years. Much gratitude to neighbors in Crestwood for your friendship and kindness.

Mom loved music, gardening, chocolate, and watching the sunset. We miss her terribly, but we know we will meet again on the other side.

Memorials to Friendship Village Sunset Hills Employee Recognition Fund. We cannot thank you enough for the care and love you extended to Glady, your friend and our mother.

Services: Private and TBD at a later date.

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