Daniel F. Carlin 71, of Watertown, passed away on Saturday May 14, 2016 at home surrounded by family.
Dan was born on Dec. 11, 1944 in Milwaukee the son of Herbert and Geraldine (Jeske) Carlin. He was a graduate of South Milwaukee High School and later entered the US Army from 1965-68. Dan was a member of the Watertown Community Church. He served on the Johnson Creek City Council and was instrumental in designing the Johnson Creek Community Park. Dan owned and operated Carlin's Gift Shop in Jefferson and he started the Rock River Assembly of God Church in the basement of his home in Jefferson. Dan loved being a Foster parent to numerous children for many years.
Survivors include: Wife Faye Carlin of Watertown; Five Children Ken (Michelle) Carlin of Watertown, Kelly (John) Seidel of Little Elm, TX, David Carlin of Elkhorn, May Glenn of Lake Mills and Heather (James) Flaurr of Watertown; Six Grandchildren; Brother Ron Carlin of Watertown; Sisters Darlene Mondl of Watertown and Sherry Busshardt of Watertown. He is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents.
A funeral service will be held 6:30 PM on Monday May 16, 2016 at the Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Home with the Rev. Fred Smith presiding. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 4:30 PM until the time of service. Burial will be held on Tuesday 9:00 AM in the Greenwood Cemetery in Jefferson.
Monday, May 16th, 2016, 4:30pm - 6:30pm, Pederson- Nowatka Funeral Home- Watertown
Monday, May 16th, 2016, 6:30pm, Pederson- Nowatka Funeral Home- Watertown