WORCESTER - Eric Michael Carlson, 35, of Worcester passed away unexpectedly on Monday, December 27, 2021 at St. Vincent Hospital.
Eric leaves behind his beloved son, Tyler Monopoli of Brookfield, his father Michael N Carlson of Worcester, his mother Maryanne Price and her partner Phillip Bleicher of South Dennis, his brothers Colin Carlson and his partner Jillian Chalifoux of Spencer, Liam Egan of North Brookfield, his sister Erin Price and her partner Eddie Rodriguez of Worcester, and finally his fiancé Jodi Aronowicz of Worcester. Eric leaves behind a large and loving family of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who will greatly miss him.
Eric worked in Plant Operations at Polar Beverages and enjoyed trips to Cape Cod where he spent time fishing and watching sunsets at the beach. Eric was a gifted artist, talented chef, avid golfer and enjoyed spending time with his family. Eric’s smile and laugh always lit up a room, and his presence will be sorely missed.
Funeral services are private and in the care of Rice Funeral Home, 300 Park Ave, Worcester.
Eric’s family would like to specifically thank everyone in the community who has been a support throughout his journey. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Eric’s memory to help support local programs he cared about and utilized at St. Francis Xavier Center and Community Healthlink:Stjohnsfoodforthepoor.org Communityhealthlink.org