Carl E. Carlstrom, 72, of Matherville, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at Trinity, Rock Island.
Per his wishes, Carl was cremated and there are no services. Private burial will be at a later date in Farlow Grove Cemetery, Matherville. Memorials may be left in his name to the donor's choice. Dennison Funeral Home, Viola is handling arrangements.
Online condolences may be left at www.dennisonfuneralhome.com.
He was born Aug. 11, 1939 in Moline, son of Carl, Sr. and Dorothy Drury Carlstrom. Carlstrom taught mathematics at Rockridge High School for 39 years, retiring in 2000. He enjoyed antiquing.
Survivors include his sister: Barbara (Carl) Schneckloth, New Boston; brother: Leonard Carlstrom, Calif. and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Charlotte Carlson.