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Merle Lester Carlson
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1928
Little Falls
Morrison County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1996
Madison County
Missouri, USA

U.S. Military Veteran
U.S. Army
Korean War Era

Father Frank Adolf Carlson
Mother Alma M. Johnson Carlson

** In Loving Memory of Merle **
Merle will be loved, missed and remembered
forever in our hearts. Merle previously
lived in Cushing, Morrison County MN when
he was younger. Much of Merle's Family
live in Twin Cities Metro are of MN,
elsewhere. Merle grew up in a very large,
close knit loving family in MN. Merle
other Family Members spent time living
and working in Illinois for the late
Harry Hans in his early adulthood years.
Merle had family living in Missouri.
Merle passed away in Fredricktown Missouri.
As of 2015 Merle is survived by three
siblings, many other Family Members
and Friends.

Merle was cremated in Missouri and his Memorial Services were held in Missouri. It appears per his Brother His Spouse has his remains in Missouri. Merle had remarried and his second wife's name was Twila. They lived in Missouri when Merle passed away.

Merle's family history and family tree for the Carlson Family is on his Uncle Martin John Carlson & Aunt Oline's Grandson's Carlson Olsen website. More information welcome, pictures, history, documents welcome.

Merle was re-married Nov. 19, 1994
in Madison Missouri. Merle married
Twila Belle Rowden. He was 66 yrs old,
Twila was 63 yrs old ( 1931) per Missouri
Marriage Records.

U.S. Social Security Death Index:
Merle L. Carlson
DOB: March 16, 1928
DOD: Aug. 9, 1996
SSN issued in Minnesota before 1951

Merle's SSA benefits application
Merle Lester Carlson
dob: March 16, 1928
dod: Aug. 9, 1996
born in Little Falls MN (South Windom)
Father: Frank Carlson
Mother: Alma M. Carlson


Merle's Minnesota Birth Index:
Merle Lester Carlson
dob: March 16, 1928
born in Morrison Co. MN
Fathers surname: Carlson
Mother's Maiden name: Johnson
Certificate: 1928-17551


Per Family:
Merle was a U.S. Military Veteran. if
accurate, Merle is entitled to burial
at a National Cemetery. If his remains
are buried at a private Cemetery, Family
can apply for a U.S. Veterans Military
Headstone for Merle.
(for unmarked graves of U.S.
deceased Military Members) Merle was not
found sited on either the National Grave
locator or U.S. Military BIRLS that
writer has searched thus far. Veterans
who are buried in a private cemetery
even with Military issues headstones
are often not found on the National
Veterans grave locator website. Some
names appear, others do not. If
Merle does eventually appear on these
sites or his brothers are notified
where his remains are buried, writer will
edit Merle's Memorial to reflect place
of burial. As of 2015, neither Merle's
elderly brothers or anyone else in
Minnesota family know if there was ever
an interment for Merle. Per Family
Merle served in the U.S. Military.

Please add photos, written Memorial Tributes,more information regarding Merle for his Findagrave Memorial.

Family links: 
  Frank Adolf Carlson (1890 - 1979)
  Alma Matilda Johnson Carlson (1893 - 1958)
  John Lloyd Carlson (1918 - 1991)*
  Donald Charles Carlson (1921 - 1976)*
  Earl E Carlson (1921 - 1926)*
  Lorraine B. Carlson O'Daniel (1922 - 2015)*
  Kenneth Marvin Carlson (1925 - 1995)*
  Jeanne Margaret Carlson (1926 - 2003)*
  Merle Lester Carlson (1928 - 1996)
  Lois Andell Carlson Ableman (1929 - 1994)*
  Frank Virgil Carlson (1931 - 1994)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: Family given ashes
Created by: d lester
Record added: Oct 31, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 119632023

- Family of Martin John and Oline Olson Carlson
 Added: Jan. 2, 2016

- Family of Uncle Martin John & Oline Olson Carlson
 Added: Oct. 6, 2015

- Family of Brother John and Iris Poyman Carlson
 Added: Oct. 6, 2015
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