May 16, 1934 - January 30, 2019
Born in Salinas, California
Resided in King City, California
He was a longtime member of the Elk's Club in Salinas and a volunteer for the Salinas Rodeo,barbequing for the directors and was called upon by many in the Valley for his skills at the barbecue pit.
His passions included ranching, hunting, fishing and of course aviation. He often flew friends all over the west, but he equally enjoyed exploring back country roads by car. He leaves a multitude of young and old friends plus relatives scattered over Monterey County, California and the West. He could always be asked about events in the past and generally knew all that went on and who did what and when it occurred
He is survived by four children, Rodney Carlsen, Melanie Kennedy, Kim Richion and Carrie Carlsen, 4 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Memorial to follow in the Spring.
Salinas, CA US 93901