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Alice Carlson, 90 - June 29, 2015

Alice Larson Sall Carlson, 90, of Gothenburg died Monday, June 29, 2015, at Hilltop Estates in Gothenburg.
Services will take place at the Evangelical Free Church, 1721 Lake Ave., in Gothenburg on Wednesday, July 1, at 2 p.m. A private family interment will be at the Gothenburg Cemetery.
Carlson was born April 26, 1925, at a family farm in Custer County, the daughter of Gust and Lillie (Moberg) Larson.
She attended the Hazel Dell rural school through the sixth grade and received the rest of her education through high school at Gothenburg, graduating with the Class of 1942.
After graduation, she was employed with Northwestern Bell Telephone Company as a telephone operator until her marriage to Robert C. Sall on March 26, 1947. To this union, three children were born. The couple lived their lives as a busy farm family. Her husband preceded her in death on Sept. 18, 1980.
On May 5, 1985, she married Milford Carlson. He later passed away on July 22, 1988.
Carlson was a member of the Evangelical Free Church, the Etna Exchange Club and the Beliversize Exercise Class.
She enjoyed traveling, baking, playing the piano, quilting, playing games with her grandchildren and taking them fishing, according to family members. Her family and grandchildren were the joy of her life.
?Carson was preceded in death by: her parents, Gust and Lille Larson; both of her husbands, Robert and Milford; a sister, Ruth; brothers—Chester and Carl; brother-in-law, Lloyd Nordin.
?Survivors include: her son, Rodney (Angie) Sall; her two daughters—Rhonda (Dan) Peterson and Cindy (Tom) Fickenscher, all of Gothenburg; eight grandchildren:—Derek (Sarah) Peterson and Nathan and Scott, Casey (April) Peterson and Lily, Hope and Jasmine, Megan Peterson, Blake (Crystal) Sall and Shank, Shad and Shayden, Brett (Brittney) Sall, Tyler (Beth) Fickenscher and Maxwell, Brady (Jillian) Fickenscher and Jude, and Levi (Lindsay) Fickenscher and Asher; three sisters-in-law—Caryl Mae Nordin, Marian (Mike) Larson, all of Gothenburg, and Marlene (Sidney) Anderson of Lexington; numerous other family members including Pam Slack and Dale (Carol) Carlson.
Memorials are suggested to: L2 For Kids, 76311 Road 416, Willow Island, NE 69171.