Martin Joseph Carlsen




Fuquay-Varina - Martin Joseph Carlsen, 82, passed peacefully on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Piney Grove Baptist Church, 3217 Piney Grove-Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina. The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow the service at Wake Chapel Memorial Gardens.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Frances M. Carlsen and father, Olee Anton Carlsen.

Martin is survived by his wife, Helen; son, Clif; daughters, Kris Allen and husband, Steve and Kelly Holt and husband, Wayne; grandchildren, Blake Allen, Hunter Allen, and Rachel Holt; and great-grandchildren, Kendall, Stephen, and Kyra.