Carl J. Carlson
Carl J. Carlson, age 92, of Pompano Beach entered into eternal paradise on Saturday, September 8, 2018. He was a resident of Pompano Beach for 47 years, coming from Connecticut.
Carl was born on January 6, 1926 in Bridgesport, Ct. and was a son of Phillip and Annie Carlson. After graduating from high school, he enlisted in the Navy and proudly served his country.
In 1952 Carl married the love of his life, the former Margaret M. Taylor. A love story that lasted 53 years and now continues on.
He studied at the "Frank Covino Academy of Art". His success as an artist led him to a series of awards. Aside from being a successful artist, he was also an insurance consultant and was a life guard for the city of Pompano Beach.
Carl was predeceased by his wife Marge (2005) and his son Keith (1989). He is survived by his daughter Dolores Carlson and a son Evan both of Pompano Beach. He leaves two brothers Jimmy and Al Carlson, and a host of nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 5 - 7 PM at the Broward Burial & Cremation Center, 1801 E. Oakland Park Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33306 where military honors will be given at 5:00 PM.
Carl and Marge Carlson will be inurned at the South Forida National VA Cemetery in Lake Worth, Florida at 2:00 PM on September 27, 2018
Sep 14, 2018 12:19 AM - Entered by: Ken
What great neighbors Carl and Marge were. They will be greatly missed.