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Susan E. Carlson

December 15, 1948 September 10, 2018
Susan E. Carlson
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Obituary for Susan E. Carlson

Susan E Carlson of Apple Valley, MN, passed away September 10, 2018.
Funeral services will be held at Adams Funeral Home in Ames, IA on Saturday,
September 22, 2018 at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Ames Municipal Cemetery.

Susan was born December 15, 1948 in Ames to Harlan and Mary (Holmes)
Carlson. She was a graduate of Ames High School and received her RN degree
in Des Moines. She continued her education and became a Neonatal Nurse
Practitioner. She also became a pilot and flew for a charter service in the Des
Moines and Oklahoma City area. She moved to Apple Valley, MN in 1991 and
worked at Children’s Hospital in Minneapolis for 20 years. She worked for
Methodist Hospital in Minneapolis until she retired in 2014. She spent many
summer days fishing with parents and siblings in Northern Minnesota and
Canada. Her passion was ancestry and genealogy and over the years traveled
to Norway, Sweden, England and Scotland to research our family tree.

Susan is survived by three brothers, Tom (Maryann) Carlson, of Tucson, AZ,
Gary (Diana) Carlson, of Blooming Prairie, MN, Norm (Kathy) Carlson, of Ames,
IA, and one sister, Nancy Johnson, of Tucson, AZ.

She is preceded in death by her parents and one brother, David Carlson.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to Bethesda Lutheran Church in
Ames or a charity of your choosing.

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Memorial Service




11:00 AM 9/22/2018 11:00:00 AM - 11:30 AM 9/22/2018 11:30:00 AM
Adams Funeral Home

502 Douglas Avenue
Ames, IA 50010

Adams Funeral Home
502 Douglas Avenue Ames 50010 IA
United States

Cemetery Details


Ames Municipal Cemetery Final Resting Place

310 E. 9th Street
Ames, IA 50010

310 E. 9th Street Ames 50010 IA
United States

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