He was under the care of his family and Hospice of Spokane.
Carl was born February 18, 1932 in Missouri Valley, Iowa to Andrew Karl and Elise Mae Nielson Aronson.
Carl served in the Korean War as a high speed operator.
He returned to Shelly, ID where he was employed by the Union Pacific Railroad and worked for them for 43 years.
Carl married Janell Peterson on April 8, 1956.
Their marriage was later solemnized in the Idaho Falls Temple.
Carl is survived by his wife Janell, of 58 years, two sons Mark and Marlice of Spokane, WA and Kevin and Tawna of Syracuse, UT and six grandsons and one sister Elna Weitauero.
Graveside services will be held at Washington State Veterans Cemetery in Medical Lake, WA on Friday, October 24th at 9:45 AM.
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