Dale Arvid Carlson, age 70, of Silver Creek, Nebraska, passed away August 19, 2020 at Annie Jeffrey Memorial County Health Center in Osceola, Nebraska.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at Swede Plain Cemetery near Polk, with Masonic Rites. Pastor Anny Kapundy will be officiating.
Dale was born December 29, 1949 to John Arvid and Dorothy Dale (Krumme) Carlson in Osceola, Nebraska. He attended Riverside Country School and graduated from Osceola High School in 1968. Dale served in the National Guard. He then began farming with his father near Silver Creek. He was an avid trap shooter, hunter and loved to fish. He also enjoyed doing word puzzles.
On July 18, 1970 he was united in marriage to Patricia Rose Ostberg at the Polk Methodist Church. To this union four children were born.
He was a member of the Fairview United Methodist Church and later the Silver Creek United Methodist Church. He was also a member of the Silver Creek American Legion, the Silver Creek Masonic Lodge and later the Osceola Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rites,Tehama Shrine and Eastern Star.
Survivors include his wife Pat of Silver Creek; children Kenny (Robin) Carlson of Osceola, Chris (Tim) Yates of Lincoln, Kim (Dave) Merrill of Duncan, and Cory (Jessica) Carlson of Malcolm; grandchildren: Calli and Kaden Carlson, Abby Yates, Morgan and Makenzie Merrill, Reilly, Charlie, Presly and Brinkley Carlson; mother Dorothy Carlson of Columbus; sister Gaylene Hassebrook of Columbus and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father John; and brother-in-law Dale Hassebrook.
Memorials are suggested to the family to be designated later.
Dubas Funeral Home of Osceola and Stromsburg has been entrusted with arrangements.
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