Carrie Ann Toro
Went to be with her Savior on Thursday, August 22nd at 2:54pm surrounded by her family who adored her.
Carrie was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan on February 5, 1976 to Wallace and Lauren Pehrson and was the third of four children. Carrie was raised in Minnesota and Talkeetna, Alaska. She graduated from Northwest University in Kirkland, WA. She worked as the Administrative Secretary at Palmer Junior Middle School. Carrie was married to Matthew Toro on May 2nd, 1998 and he was the love of her life. They were blessed with three amazing children, Andrew, Rosemary and Caleb. Carrie loved wearing flip flops even in the winter, camping, hiking, the beach, going out for coffee and spending time with her family. She loved her family more than anything. Carrie is the heart of her family. Her love for her Savior, Jesus Christ shined through in all she was and did. We love you Carrie Ann! We look forward to the day we are all reunited again in heaven. Until then you will be so missed.
Carrie is preceded in death by her grandparents, Franklin and Kathryn Pehrson and Emanuel and Opal Carlson. Her uncles, Franklin, Richard, Gerald, Gary Pehrson and her cousin Chad Pehrson.
Carrie is survived by her husband Matthew Toro, children Andrew, Rosemary, and Caleb Toro; parents, Wallace and Lauren Pehrson, sister Wendy (Paulo) Salima, brothers Paul (Lisa) Pehrson, and David Pehrson. Nephews and nieces, Nathanael, Grace and Faith Salima, Kristoffer, Kyra, Joshua, Josiah, Kaitlyn, Jessie and Kade Pehrson. Father and Mother in-law Miguel and Annette Toro, brother in-laws, Marc (Heather) Toro and Michael (Kimberly) Toro and niece and nephew Grace and Judah Toro.
Funeral services will be held at Church On the Rock at 619 E. Scott RD. Palmer, AK. on
Saturday September 7 at 11:00 a.m. She will be laid to rest at Palmer Pioneer Cemetery.