Keith Carlson, age 70, of Isanti, died January 12, 2012 at home. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, January 17th at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Isanti with Fr. Jose as Celebrant. A time for visiting will be held one hour prior to the service. Military Honors will be given by the Isanti VFW Post.
Keith Virgil Carlson was born November 15, 1941 in Minneapolis to Claude and Frances (Lindquist) Carlson. He was raised in Minneapolis and graduated from Patrick Henry High School, Class of 1959. After graduating he served in the United States Marine Corps for 4 years from 1959 1963. In 1966 Keith married Mary A. Larson and together they would have 2 children. Keith was employed by Grain Belt Brewery of Minneapolis. After that they moved to McGrath and farmed for 7 years. In 1979 they moved back to Champlin where they were owner/operator of a dump truck business. When Keith retired in 2006 they moved to rural Isanti where they built their log home.
Keith Carlson passed away suddenly at his home on Thursday, January 12, 2012 at the age of 70 years, 1 month and 28 days. . He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Harold and his wife Sharon; father-in-law Vern Larson; and brother-in-law Mark Larson.