Tristan T. Carson

Tristan T. Carson, 18, of Fortville passed away May 26, 2016, at his home. He was born March 19, 1998, in Indianapolis, to Thomas H. and Paige K. (Walker) Carson.

Tristan was a senior at Mt. Vernon High School and planned to attend IUPUI in the fall. He was active in band, playing in the marching and concert bands as well as the percussion ensemble. He was also an avid gamer and an accomplished keyboard player. He and his twin brother Ian were the 2000 Easter Seals Poster Children.

In addition to his parents and brother, Tristan is survived by maternal grandparents, William and Jean Walker of Fortville; paternal grandmother, Williamina Carson of Indianapolis; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; and his beloved cat, Cam.

He was preceded in death by paternal grandfather, James Carson, II; uncles, Alexander Carson and Glen Scholl; cousin, Taylor Carson; and his beloved cat, Max.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31, at Seals Funeral Home, Fortville. A Celebration of Tristan’s life will be held at noon on Wednesday, June 1, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Gravel Lawn Cemetery, Fortville.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Easter Seals Crossroads, 4740 Kingsway Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46205 or to the Mt. Vernon High School Band.

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