Norman Leroy Carlson, 88, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2003 in Mesa, AZ. Norman was born in Cottonwood, Mn and farmed most of his life. He moved to Arizona about 20 years ago and was a ranch hand and cowboy, which he dearly loved. Services will be held in Cottonwood, Mn in the late spring. The family thanks the staff at the Aurora House, an assisted living facility, for their love, care and concern for Norman. Arrangements handled by Bunker's Desert View Chapel.