November 3, 2017
Eric Ryan "Owie" Carlson, age 39 passed away Thursday, October 19, 2017 in Ekalaka, Montana. A memorial service will be held at Belltower Hall on Saturday, November 4, beginning at 1:00 p.m.
Eric was born on May 24, 1978 in Sioux Falls, SD to Terry & Vicki (Dobbe) Carlson. He grew up in the Canton area, graduating from Canton High School in 1996. After graduation, he enlisted in the US Marine Corp. After discharge, he farmed with his family before moving to Montana/Wyoming to cowboy. He then began working in the western oilfields and ranching in Montana.
Eric had a passion for the ou...