1947 – 2021
Roger Carlson, 73, of Carrollton, Texas passed away on January 6, 2021 at his home.
Roger was born on March 27, 1947 in Park Rapids, Minnesota to Herbert and Mabel (Gustafson) Carlson. He was the third of thirteen children.
Roger was a graduate of Menahga High School in 1965. He served in the U.S. Army. He worked as a superintendent in construction in Dallas, TX until his death.
Roger was married to Lucy Oelke in 1970. Together they had two children, Ross and Rhory. In 1986 he married Donna Erickson.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Herbert and Mabel, sister Pat, and two infant brothers, Forrest and Gerald.
He is survived by his wife Donna; son Ross (Patty); and daughter Rhory; grandchildren: Summer and RJ; furbabies: Gidget, Chan and Thumbelina; brothers: Dennis, Richard (Marian), Gaylord (Lisa), Russel, Daniel (Cheryl); sisters: Arlene (Dennis) Koski, Ava (Bob) Crabb, Tina (Brian) Tjpekes and Karen (Gerry) Feigal, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life in honor of Roger will be held at a later date.