Passed away on November 24, 2019. Born November 13, 1931in Boston MA to Flora Taylor and A. Ivar Carlson. Moved to Duxbury, MA in 1936. After graduating from Duxbury High School, enlisted in the US Marine Corps and served during the Korean War as a NCO. In 1954 married Anne L, Hardy, the love of his life for 56 years. Worked for 35+ years in Communications as a technician and Management all over New England. Coached farm team through little league baseball, basketball, football and My Girls Softball. Was a member of Post 223 of the American Legion of Duxbury, the Old Colony Sportsman's Club, Telephone Pioneers, AARP, DU, Bell Telephone Retirees, GOAL and NRA. Loved all sports including hunting, fishing and boating. Traveled throughout the US and Canada, Alaska , Hawaii and Bermuda with Anne. Survived by Nancy Love of Buzzards Bay, Carl II of Barnstable and Sally Pyle of Hanover along with 7 grand and 12 great grandchildren. Predeceased by Anne and his beloved daughter Vickie Puffer of Plymouth.
Visiting hours will be held at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 216 Main St, Kingston on Sunday, December 1, from 2:00 to 4:00PM.
A private service will be held at Mayflower Cemetery in Duxbury,