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Clara Dokken Carlson
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1900
Day County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1997
South Dakota, USA

parents: Anton C & Maria Dokken
siblings: Alfred, Regina, Oscar, Sophie, Agnes, Clara, Melvin

"Aberdeen American News", June 18, 1997:
The funeral for Clara D. Carlson, 97, Aberdeen, will be at 1 p.m. today at Bethlehem Lutheran Church chapel, 215 Fourth Avenue S.E. The Rev. Gary Gilthvedt will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery under the direction of Miller-Huebl Funeral Home, 1111 S. Main Street. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 this morning at the funeral home, and one hour prior to the service today at the church. She died Sunday, June 15, 1997, at the Bethesda Home of Aberdeen.
Clara Dokken was born January 20, 1900, to Anton and Marie (Kleven) Dokken in rural Roslyn. She graduated from Roslyn High School, then attended Aberdeen Business College for a couple of years. She married Elmer Carlson on November 29, 1922, at Aberdeen. They started the Northwest Grocery Store in 1924. He died May 26, 1952. She operated the store until 1984. She loved to garden.
Survivors include one son, Richard "Swede" (Pat) Carlson of Aberdeen; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three brothers and three sisters.
Family links: 
  Anton C Dokken (____ - 1938)
  Maria Kleven Dokken (1862 - 1944)
  Elmer V Carlson (1897 - 1952)*
  Richard Elmer Carlson (1926 - 2000)*
  Alfred Dokken (1888 - 1976)*
  Clara Dokken Carlson (1900 - 1997)
  Agnes Dokken Bretzke (1902 - 1964)*
  Melvin Dokken (1907 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Memorial Park
Brown County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Block 87 Lot 21
Maintained by: Lorrie
Originally Created by: MaryT
Record added: Apr 05, 2013
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Clara <i>Dokken</i> Carlson
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Clara <i>Dokken</i> Carlson
Added by: Marcia (MacRae) Solberg
Clara <i>Dokken</i> Carlson
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- MaryT
 Added: May. 3, 2013

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