Alvin Edwin Carlson

Alvin Edwin Carlson

Alvin Carlson, age 81 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin passed away on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at St. Clare Hospice House, Baraboo, WI.

Memorial funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Arkdale, Wisconsin with Pastor Terri Skildum officiating. Visitation will be held at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 until the time of the service at 11 a.m.

Alvin was born January 28, 1933 in Arkdale, Wisconsin the son of Ole and Olga (Martin) Carlson. He married Dona Alft on June 20, 1998 in Arkdale. He worked at UW Madison, Badger Ordinance, hauled logs for the paper mills in Nekoosa, Wisconsin and worked at Walmart in Baraboo, until he retired.

Alvin is survived by his wife Dona; sons, Michael (Karen) Cable of Helena, MT and Gregory (Heidi) Cable of Ozark, MO; daughter, Diane Grubb of Jacksonville, FL; sister, Emily Rakstang of Madison, WI and many grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Carol Lockerbie, Sarah Siegler and an infant sister and brothers, Emil and Hilbert