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Scott G. Carlson, 60

Scott G. Carlson, age 60, of Hastings, passed away on May 14, at his home.

He was born on Feb. 17, 1957, to Glen and Kathleen (Smith) Carlson in Minneapolis, Minnesota. On May 22, 1982, he married Lori (Pittman) in Waterville. He served as an Mechanic in the U.S. Army, mostly in Germany. The majority of his career he worked as a mechanic with the International Operating Engineers, traveling around. He thoroughly loved his job and the men he worked with. Scott enjoyed motorcycle riding, fishing, hunting and most of all, his kids and grandkids.

Scott is survived by his wife, Lori; children, Mike (Renee) Carlson and Megan (Jake) Poepl; grandchildren, Isabella and Becker Carlson, Louis and Jacob Poepl; parents, Glen and Kathleen Carlson; siblings, Timothy (Jenni) Carlson, Terri (Jeff) Knutsen and Matt Carlson; many other relatives and friends.

A memorial service, officiated by Rev. Lloyd Menke, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 19, at Our Saviour's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 400 9th St. W., Hastings. A gathering will take place two hours prior to the service at church from 9-11 a.m.

Visit to sign the online guestbook and view the memorial video tribute. Wise Family Funeral Home is serving the family.