June 15, 1938 — March 3, 2013
A military service will be conducted on Friday, June 14 for Daniel E. Carlson, who
died on March 3, 2013 in Long Beach.
Mr. Carlson was born in Turlock to Eugene and Dagmar Carlson.
Mr. Carlson, 74, attended Patterson schools and San Francisco State, prior to
moving to Nevada. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served four years in the
Intelligence gathering community. Mr. Carlson lived for many years in Reno before moving to Santa Cruz, then Paso Robles, then and Yerington, Nevada and finally Long
Beach to be near his son.
Mr. Carlson is survived by a daughter, Cheryl Schlander and her husband, Chris, of Modesto: a son, Derek Carlson and his wife, Becky, of Long Beach; twp grandsons, Hunter and Kalem, and a brother, Jerry of North Bend, WA.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Jim and Dick, all of
A Military Ceremony will be held at 2 pm at the San Joaquin National
Cemetery in Santa Nella on June 14, 2013. Please arrive by 1:30. A
Celebration of Mr. Carlson’s life will be held in Patterson at 5 pm. Please email his
son at CelebrateDan@earthlink.net for information.