Obituary: Kenneth Calvin Carlton |

Obituary: Kenneth Calvin Carlton

Kenneth Calvin Carlton, a 12 year resident of Minden, Nevada, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on December 27, 2011.

He was born in Kaufman, Texas, on July 13, 1930, to Arles and Ivle Carlton. He had proudly served in the U.S. Air Force and was a Korean War Veteran.

Kenneth loved doing things outdoors, rock hunting, Bonneville races, fishing and motorcycles. He also loved tinkering around in his shop and cross-country touring on his trike.

He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Eleanor, and his loving children, Lynne Carlton of Cupertino, CA, Sherry Carlton of Reno, NV, Denise and Bob Perry of Vermont, Dawn and Dennis Emerson of New Hampshire, Arles Carlton of Carson City, NV, Kenny and Beck Carlton of Gardnerville, NV, and Kim Clark of Idaho; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and sister, Mary Lou Barret.

A celebration of life for Kenneth will be held at a later date and time.