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Harry M. Carson, Jr.

July 25, 1939 ~ December 9, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old

Harry Carson, Jr. Obituary

Harry M. “Nook” Carson, Jr., 84 of West Deer Township, died Saturday December 9, 2023 at his home. He was born July 25, 1939 in Pittsburgh to the late Harry M. and Jane E. (Kroh) Carson, Sr. Harry grew up in Oakmont graduating from Oakmont High School in 1957. Harry went to work for Gulf Research and Development Company, Harmar in the lab as a technician, working for them over 25 years, after retirement he went to work as a bus driver for the Fox Chapel School District. Harry was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Dorseyville. He loved playing golf and bowling, bowling at Nesbits and Deer Lakes Bowl for over 60 years and golfing in various golf leagues for over 60 years. He also was a Steeler Football fan.

Survivors include his wife of 66 years Eleanor “Elly” M. (McClintock) Carson, his children Harry “Kit” L. Carson of Saxonburg, Cindy L. (Kevin) McKinney of West Deer and Scott A. (Cathy) Carson of Renfrew, grandchildren Bryan McKinney of West Deer, Joshua (Melinda) Carson of Butler, Brandon (Caiti) Carson of Lower Burrell, Lucas (Jenn) Carson of Banner Elk, NC , Stephen (Sydney) Carson of Renfrew and Melissa Potter of West Deer, great-grandchildren Makaylah, Gentry, Chance, Gavin and Elizabeth, his brothers Jack (Judy) Carson of Deltona, FL and Jeffrey (Eva) Carson of Denmark, and many nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Jane “Chicky” Carson.

At Nook’s request all viewing and service are private. A celebration of his life will be held in the near future. Arrangements were entrusted to the SIWICKI-YANICKO FUNERAL HOME, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer Township. In lieu of flowers contributions may be sent to the Trinity United Church of Christ, 3712 Saxonburg Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15235, in his name. View obituary online and leave condolences at

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