Evans Funeral Home
"Compassionate Funeral Service"
Carrington and New Rockford, North Dakota
701.652.3003 or 701.947.2911
Secondary Number ~ 701.650.9937
Jodi Lynn Carlson, age 58, died peacefully November 6th, 2020, at Sanford Medical Center surrounded by family.
Jodi was born on February 5th, 1962, in New Rockford, ND, to Milton (Mike) and Marlys Lura. Growing up, Jodi enjoyed spending time on the farm with her father. She graduated from New Rockford High School in 1980. She continued her education at Moorhead State University in Moorhead, MN, graduating with an Associate’s Degree.
She later moved back to New Rockford and married Jon Jury September 13th, 1983. On February 28th, 1989, Jodi and former husband Jon welcomed their daughter Megan to the world. Jodi’s career path through real estate and office managing later led her to meeting and marrying her former husband Johnny Carlson on December 2nd, 2006. Jodi opened Three Sisters Quilt Shop in 2008 in New Rockford.
On June 17th, 2011 Jodi was diagnosed with adenoid cystic carcinoma. She started her treatment at Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo, ND. Through her battle, she truly lived life to the fullest and made many memories. Jodi loved spending time with family and her two granddaughters.
Jodi is survived by her daughter Megan (Derrick) Lewis of Fargo, ND. Sisters Patrice (Duane) Gedrose of Washburn, ND, Denise (Kenny) Reis, New Rockford, ND. Her Granddaughters Lydia and Clara Lewis, Fargo, ND. Her eight nieces and nephews.
Jodi was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, November 10th, 2020, 9:00AM – 6:00PM, with family present from 4:00PM – 6:00PM all at Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.
A Private Family Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday at First Lutheran Church, New Rockford.
Burial will be at Prairie Home Cemetery, New Rockford.
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