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Carl Fredrick Carlson

June 20, 1927 — December 14, 2020

Carl Fredrick Carlson age 93 of Lockridge, passed away Monday, December 14, 2020, at Parkview Care Center.

Open visitation will be 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, December 16, 2020, at Behner Funeral Home.   Family will not be present.

A Graveside service with Military Honors will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, December 17, 2020, at Upland Cemetery, south of Lockridge, with Pastor Al Coffin officiating.

Please follow the COVID guidelines of wearing masks and social distancing.

Memorials may be made to Lockridge or Upland Cemeteries or Lockridge playground & park.  Cards may be mailed to John Carlson, 3100 225th Street, Lockridge, Iowa 52635.

Carl was born June 20, 1927, to Carl “Edward” and Dorothy (Arnold) Carlson in Lockridge.  He graduated from Lockridge High School in 1944. Carl married Rita A. Marlatt January 20, 1968.  She passed away March 10, 2003.

Carl served in the Navy during WWII.  He farmed and served on the Lockridge & Upland Cemetery boards.  Carl loved going for drives and spending time with his grandkids.

He will be missed by his son, John (Melanie) Carlson; and three grandchildren, Aaron, Eli and Anna Carlson.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents, Ed and Dorothy; his wife, Rita; and one brother, Harold Carlson.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Open Visitation

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

8:30am - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Behner Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

203 South Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556

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Graveside Service

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Starts at 10:30 am (Central time)

Upland Cemetery

, Lockridge, IA 52635

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