|Birth: ||May 12, 1918|
|Death: ||Jun. 15, 2011|
OBITUARY provided by Ellen Sorenson
on November 2, 2011:
Gunard "Bob" Carlson, 93, resident of Diamond Crest in Rogers, MN, formerly of Minnetonka, and later Shakopee, died Wednesday, June 15, 2011 in Maple Grove Hospital, Maple Grove, MN.
Born in Rockford, IL, on May 12, 1918, he was the son of Gunnard G. and Edla S. (Johnson) Carlson. Bob was the former owner and CEO of Minneapolis Tool & Die, Inc.
He is survived by wife, Violet; sons, Bruce (Joni) and Curtis (Sharyn); grandchildren, Julie, Jennifer, and Gretchen; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Maurice; three nieces and six nephews.
Visitation was held Tuesday, June 21, from 12-1 p.m., followed by funeral services at 1 p.m., all at McNearney Funeral Home, Shakopee. The Rev. Ronald Ekerholm officiated. Pallbearers were Bruce, Greg, Jerry, and Brian Carlson, Jim Devaney, Troy Graphenteen. Interment was at the Valley Cemetery in Shakopee. Memorials are preferred to Society of the Blind. Funeral arrangements through McNearney Funeral Home in Shakopee, 952-445-2755. www.mcnearneyfuneralhome.com
~ published in the Shakopee Valley News on June 23, 2011
Violet R Rye Carlson (1919 - 2011)
Maintained by: Kathy & Jerry Strickland
Originally Created by: Ellen Sorenson
Record added: Nov 02, 2011
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