Alden Ben Karlson

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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To Dorothy and Paul:

I have such good memories of your husband and father. He played a pivotal role in my childhood. He was fun but firm, scared the hell out of me at times, taught me a lot of stuff-
about the 'cannon', growing things in your back yard garden, mechanical stuff, etc. etc.). He was a kind, generous, loving person. He was one of those people who I thought would live forever b/c he had so much energy and the good stuff. I'm truly sorry to hear of his passing as I...

Alden greating a great-grand-nephew at an October luncheon.

Uncle Alden, I will miss your energy and spirit. You and Dorothy have been amazing examples to all of us as you have shared your love, your home, and your values with so many. You leave behind a wonderful legacy of family, deeds, humor and caring for others.


Alden's Obituary

Alden Karlson passed away in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The obituary was featured in Star Tribune on December 30, 2012.