Carrroll Eugene “Slim” Gunderson, of Marengo, Iowa, died Sunday, January 31, 2016 at the age of 81 years. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 P.M. Monday, February 15, 2016, at Kloster Funeral Home, Marengo. Private family services will be held at a later date. A memorial fund has been established.
Carroll is survived by his daughter Andrea Frederickson and husband Joe of Solon; and a grandson Blake Frederickson and wife Erin also of Solon. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife Dolores Wilson Gunderson in 1996.
Carroll Eugene Gunderson was born February 26, 1934 in Marengo, Iowa, the son of Knute and Grace Dale Gunderson. He graduated from Marengo High School in 1952, and married Dolores Wilson on December 7, 1952 at the Methodist Church in Marengo. Slim loved his chosen profession as a farmer. He adored his grandson, and cherished the time he spent with his family, and friends. He was a member of Farm Bureau.