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Marvin Jon Carlson

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Marvin J Carlson of Plymouth, MN (formerly Duluth) passed peacefully in his home on September 11th, 2017. Marv grew up near Lake Vermilion. He worked for Minnesota Power in their Little Falls and Duluth locations for 32 years before he retired to pursue his dream profession as a financial advisor and investor. He was recognized as a Top 10 investor with Allianz in 2007 and 2008. He enjoyed his time with family, and excelled at bowling, golfing, and curling in his spare time. His wit and dry sense of humor endeared him to many throughout his life. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Elma Carlson, and two infant siblings. He is survived by his best friend and wife, Linda (Plymouth); Children: Darren (Plano, TX), John (Little Falls), Angie (Louie) Jain (Edina), Brett (Jessica) Carlson (Edina); Grandchildren: Natalie, Cormac, Gabriel, Arlo, Charlie, Will, Merit,and Meghan; Siblings: Ronald (Carol) Carlson (WA), Elsie (Duane) Arvola (Virginia), Judy (Joseph) Herring (Minnetonka); and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Northridge Fellowship 12522 Main St Rogers, MN. Visitation (12PM), Funeral (1PM), Celebration of Life immediately to follow on Friday, Sept. 15. Donations are encouraged in memory of Marvin Carlson to the Autism Society of Minnesota Attn: Dawn 2380 Wycliffe St #102 St. Paul, MN 55114.