Larry “Yogi” Carlson


Larry “Yogi” Carlson, 76; spouse of a Great Plains Conference clergy. Born October 11, 1945; died August 18, 2022.

He married Judy (Glover) Young in 1997. She has served as an associate pastor at Osmond-Pierce-Winside and as a pastor at Winside. She has been pastor at Randolph-Wausa since 2013.

Survivors include his wife; children Rebecca Carlson and Matthew Carlson; stepchildren Laurie (Chris) Twibell, Larry Young and Michelle (Gerry) Gunn; seven step-grandchildren and one step-great granddaughter; as well as a brother and sister.

Funeral services were August 22 at Wausa Methodist Church. Memorials should be directed to: Wausa Fire & Rescue or Wausa Public School Foundation.

A complete obituary can be found here.