Scott Carlson, co-founder of Legacy Tile Flooring Distributors in Wood Dale, Illinois, died April 12, 2023, at the age of 45. 

Carlson was born on June 7, 1977, and was a beloved son, brother, husband and father. He was the middle child of Mark and Elaine Carlson, brother to Keith and Christy. He is survived by his wife Sara and their two boys, Johnathan and James.

Scott helped co-found Legacy Tile Flooring Distributors in early 2021 with siblings Keith and Christy Carlson. Scott was very involved in Ceramic Tile Distributors Association, participating on committees and attending many conferences and trade missions. His dedication, passion, and expertise in the tile industry have left a lasting impact on the company and the customers it serves.

Carlson will be deeply missed by those that knew him. He will be remembered for his quick wit, sense of humor and unwavering commitment to his family and business.

A visitation will be held on April 18 from 9 am until the time of the funeral service at 11am at Smith-Corcoran Funeral Home, 185 E. Northwest Highway, Palatine, Illinois, 60067. Entombment St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a family memorial trust is being created in memory of Scott Carlson.  

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