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Ross Gayle Carlson, 65, died May 7, 1990 in Orem.

Born June 19, 1924 in Eureka, Utah to Heber and Olive Johanna Nielson Carlson. Married Norma Barney, September 6, 1954 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Received education in Eureka City Schools, graduated from Eureka High School and attended Centenary College for one year while in the Air Force. Following high school he was employed at the Chief Consolidated Mines in Eureka. Joined the Air Force and served in World War II. Was an insurance agent for Metropolitan Insurance Agency until he retired for health reasons.Survivors: Wife, Orem; son and two daughters, Ronald L. Nash, Kent, Washington; Mrs. Tom (Lyn) Gilmer, Bellevue, Washington; Mari Jo Ruano, Provo; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers, one sister, Lloyd H. Carlson, Placerville, California; Don E. Carlson, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Larry (June) Jones, Jamestown, California.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, 11 a.m., Eastlawn Memorial Hills Cemetery, 4800 North 650 East, Provo. Friends may call Berg Mortuary, Provo, 185 East Center, Thursday, 9:45-10:45 a.m.

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