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Edward Alexander Carlson

Edward Alexander Carlson

Edward Alexander Carlson, 96 of Cloquet died Thursday, September 6, 2018 in Community Memorial Hospital. He was born March 24, 1922 in Silver Township. He grew up in Kettle River and attended Kalevala School. On September 30, 1944 Ed married Bernadine Otten. They made their home in Scanlon until 1965 when Ed built their home in Cloquet. He worked at Conwed for 38 years, retiring in 1982.

Ed enjoyed being outdoors hauling gravel with his tractor and mowing the lawn.

Ed was preceded in death by his wife, Bernadine; son, Steven; and six siblings, Mae O'kronglis, Helen Peterson, Lillian Black, Sally Kohns, Jenny Wilman and Fredrick Carlson.

He is survived by one daughter, Nancy Carlson of Cloquet; and many nieces and nephews and their families.

Visitation: 11:00 until the 12:00 Noon Funeral Service Tuesday, September 11, 2018 in the Atkins Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th St., Cloquet. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery in Carlton. To sign the guest book and offer an online tribute, see