Services for lifelong Marion resident Brad A. Carlson, 55, who died May 15, were Thursday at Eastmoor United Methodist Church, Marion. Interment was at Marion Cemetery.
Born Aug. 29, 1962, to Gary and Shirley (Walker) Carlson in Marion, he worked at Quality Food Market while attending Marion High School. After graduation, he worked as a welder for Rex Siebert’s Diamond X Ranch. He worked at Marion Tool and Die, Circle D, Marion Housing Authority, and Pfizer. He also worked with his father’s business, Carlson’s TV and Satellite, including assisting with sound systems for community events.
He was a camper, boater, and angler.
He is survived by his mother, Shirley, of Marion; children Jessi Helmer and Randy Carlson, both of Marion; brothers Greg and Mitch Carlson, both of Marion; sister Cindy Reece of Hillsboro; and five grandchildren.
A memorial has been established with Eastmoor United Methodist Church.
Last modified May 30, 2018