Memorial contributions may be made to the Wentzville American Legion Post #323 or to Wentzville United Methodist Church in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Harold "Pete" Lee Carlson passed away on June 3, 2015 at the age of 84. He is the beloved husband of Dixie Carlson nee Ohlson of Wentzville, Missouri. He is survived by his two sons: Daryl (Christy) Carlson of St. Louis, MO and Ronald (Cheryl) Carlson of Macon, MO; two daughters: Carol (Randy) Panke of Wentzville, MO and Marcia (Gerald) Ohmes of Wentzville, MO; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; many nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents: John Ragnar Carlson & Esther Carlson nee Barrett; brothers: Wayne, Glen and twin brother, Gerald Carlson and sister, Frances Grosch. Harold was united in marriage to Dixie Ohlson on January 12, 1952 in Bartley, Nebraska. He later retired from the St. Louis Water Company after 32 dedicated years. Mr. Carlson was a proud Veteran of the United States Army, and a member of the Wentzville American Legion Post #323. He enjoyed going to the flea market, and collecting special treasures like glass candy containers. He was also a member of Wentzville United Methodist Church. Above all, his family was one of his greatest joys, and he loved them dearly. He will be sadly missed by all those who knew and loved him.