We are saddened to announce the death of our father, brother, uncle and friend, Carl “Larry” Carlson. Larry passed on March 7, 2021 in Arizona, where he spent his winters golfing and enjoying time with friends. An alumni of WBLHS class of 1965, Larry is proceeded in death by his parents (Carl A. and Laura), brother (Richard) and son (Tyler). He is survived by his 2 daughters (Tina and Kathryn), 6 grandchildren (Tony, Terra, Nathan, Gabrielle, Robert Franklin, and Eleanor),10 siblings (Carol, Bob, Ken, Jerry, Jim, Deb, Cindy, Kay, Paul, and Wes) and many beloved nieces and nephews.

As a Staff Sargent in the Marine Corps and Army National Guard, he will be laid to rest at Camp Ripley on Friday, August 20 at 2 p.m. with full military honors. At Larry’s request, no funeral services will be held. Memorial donations can be made to the Veterans Affairs Memorial Fund in Larry’s honor.

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