Source: The obituary is from a collection of newspaper (paper names not recorded) obituaries saved, by Fauniel Hershberger, during the 1950's, 60's, 70's and 80's. She was a life long resident of Fountain County Indiana. The collection is now housed at Crawfordsville District Public Library.
Williamsport, Ind. (CNS) — Mrs. Iva Myrtle Carlson, 79, a life resident of Warren County, died at 8:45 p.m. yesterday (Sept. 6, 1966) at Lake View Memorial Hospital in Danville. She had been ill a week. Born April 15, 1887, she was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Marlow. She was married Feb. 12, 1917, at Williamsport to Elwood Carlson, who survives. Mrs. Carlson was a member of the Christian Church and American Legion Auxiliary. Other survivors include three sons, Charles R. of Williamsport, Chester G. of Whittier, Calif., and William G. of Pendleton, Ind.; and three daughters, Mrs. Robert Wolfe of Attica, Mrs. Harold Houk of Milpitos, Calif., and Mrs. Charles McCloskey of Whittier, Calif. Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the Christian Church. The Rev. Douglas Dickkey will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery. The body is at the Crowmer & Siddens Funeral Home. Friends will be received after 4 p.m. Thursday. --waw