Nolan Carlson

Nolan Carlson

Monday, September 2nd, 2019

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Obituary for Nolan David Carlson

Warren -- Nolan David Carlson,12,of Warren, died Monday September 2, 2019 at the Arnold Palmer Childrens Hospital in Orlando, Florida, while vacationing with his parents, visiting the Orlando theme parks.

He was born in Fall River Ma., the son of Eric and Kristie (Harrington) Carlson.

Nolan had just finished the sixth grade at Kickemuit Middle School in Warren, and was about to begin the seventh grade this year.

Nolan has lived in Warren his whole life. He loved animals especially his Dachshund he called "Little Dog," and was he a frequent visitor at the Roger Williams Park Zoo where he went almost every week.

He loved to play video games on an iPad. He loved spending time in Florida at the Orlando theme parks.

Nolan loved riding the Roger Williams Park Zoo, Buttonwood Park Zoo and the Warwick Mall Carousels.

He also liked to draw, and read Dr. Seuss books .

His favorite color was red.

Besides his parents he is survived by his Memere and Pepere Jackie and Robert Duperre of Fall River, Ma., his paternal grandparents Steve and Ruth Carlson of Riverside, RI, Maternal grandparents Lori and Al Ploude of Warren, and Dave and Sheila Harrington of Somerset Ma.
Nolan was the nephew of Joel Harrington of Bristol, and Marc and Jen Carlson of Riverside

He also leaves his cousins Tyler, Jayden, Jeremy, Kaylee, Austin and Xavier, and also many other cousins, and many Aunts and Uncles.

Nolan was the great grandson of the late Avis Harrington.

A Prayer service will be held on Monday September 9,2019 at 7:30 pm in the SMITH FUNERAL and MEMORIAL SERVICES,8 Schoolhouse Road,Warren RI.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling hours are Monday from 4:00pm - 8:00pm.

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  • Visitation

    September 9, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Smith Funeral, Memorial and Cremation Services
    8 Schoolhouse Road
    Warren, Rhode Island
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    September 9, 2019
    4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    September 9, 2019 | 7:30pm
    Smith Funeral, Memorial and Cremation Services
    8 Schoolhouse Road
    Warren, Rhode Island
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    September 9, 2019
    Reverend Charles Cavalconte

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I'm so sorry to hear about your son. My prayers are with you and your family. God be with you
Comment | Posted at 10:46am via Condolence

Lisa Breitenstein

Prayers and my deepest condolences to all of Nolan's family. May the love and memories you have of him comfort you through this very difficult time, and may he live on in your hearts.
Lisa Breitenstein (friend of Jackies)
Comment | Posted at 10:22pm via Condolence


Kristie and Eric, My sincerest condolences for the loss of Nolan. I wish I were able to be there with you guys. Much love to you both
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Vanessa Comeau

Deepest condolences and Prayers for your loss.
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Comment | Posted at 05:56pm via Floral Arrangements

Kahla Anderson

Eric and Kristie, My deepest sympathies are with you both and your families. I hope the memories you made with your beautiful son Nolan will help you get through this difficult time.
Kahla Anderson
Comment | Posted at 12:07pm via Condolence

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