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Richard Adolph Carlson

May 24, 1933 ~ June 5, 2020 (age 87)


Richard A. Carlson, age 87, passed away Friday, June 5, 2020 at the VA Hospital in Minneapolis, MN.

May 24th, 1933- June 5th, 2020 of Navarre MN, Formally of Edina & NE MPLS

Proceeded in death by Father: Malcolm Carlson, Mother: Marie Carlson, Sister: Lorraine Carlson, Son: Craig Carlson. 

Survived by Sons: Rick Carlson & Jason Carlson, Daughters: Sandy Waldron & Erin Schaehrer

Four Sport Lettermen.  In high school played Football, and in college played Baseball.  Graduate of Utah State & Macalester College

Korea war combat veteran.  IT Executive of several Twin Cities MFG Companies.  Past Exalted Ruler and member of Hopkins Elks Lodge and a member of American Legion & VFW.



Arrangements entrusted to SUMMIT Funeral & Cremation, Inver Grove Heights, MN

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