Warren “Lonnie” Leon Carlson Sr., age 84, died on December 17, 2020. He was born on August 28, 1936 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Aaron and Dora Carlson. He married Sherrie Phillips on July 16. 1969.

He proudly served in the Marines and was in the Korean War. He loved playing music, camping, fishing, ATV riding, and most of all, playing with his grandkids.

Lonnie is survived by his children Debbie (Dave) Shorten, Sharmaine Leavitt, Shauna (Ed) Jensen, Kyle (Alisa) Carlson; 21 grandkids, and 42 great grandkids; 1 brother and 5 sisters.

He is preceded in death by wife Sherrie, parents Aaron and Dora, sons Jim, Randy, and Leon; and sister Liz.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday December 23, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Memorial Redwood Cemetery, 6500 South Redwood Road, West Jordan, UT. A family viewing will be held 11:00 - 12:00 PM at Affordable Funerals and Cremations, 4387 South 500 West, Murray, UT, 84123.

In compliance with Governor Herbert’s mandate on facial coverings, face masks are required at all services. Social distancing will be enforced.

For those unable to attend the services, Affordable Funerals and Cremations is offering livestreaming of the services via Zoom. Instructions to join are listed below.

Joining by computer

Go to zoom.us in any internet browser

Click “Join Meeting”

Enter the meeting ID – 8012878233

A box will open saying “https://zoom.us wants to open this application”. Click “Open Zoom”

Click “Join with Computer Audio”

Click “Mute” in the bottom left hand corner so that your audio does not interrupt the funeral services

Joining by phone or iPad

Download the Zoom app

Open the app and select “Join a Meeting”

Enter the meeting ID – 8012878233

Select “Join without Audio”

Select “Call using Internet Audio”

Select “Mute” in the bottom left hand corner so that your audio does not interrupt the funeral service


Services Handled By

Affordable Funerals & Cremations - Salt Lake City
4387 South 500 West
Murray, UT

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Dec 18, 2020

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Tammy , Austin , TX, US Dec 23, 2020

I loved my Uncle Lonnie he was awesome man is is going to be missed love ya lots Uncle Lonnie give Aunt Lizzy a hug for me

Marcie Knight , DUCHESNE , UT, US Dec 23, 2020

I'm so sorry for your loss Shar, my heart aches with yours, if you need anything I'm right across the street, much love

Rachel Montes , West valley, UT, US Dec 19, 2020

I always adored family gatherings. Hearing my aunts and uncles play and sing. I miss them all so much. Rest in peace uncle Lonnie

Taushia Dumas Dec 19, 2020

I remember his face. He was at Melvin Blake's house one day. I had the pleasure of hearing him sing to Mel and Norma. What a sweet spirit along with his smile. R.I.P

P Blake Dec 18, 2020

Your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this hard time. We love you!

Brittney & Chris McKean Dec 18, 2020

lonnie has been my second dad since 1986.i will miss him desperatly. thankfuly he is back with mom

lee and malynn boger Dec 18, 2020

I love you and will miss you terribly.


Sandee Bird , Sacramento, CA, US Dec 18, 2020

You will be missed so much. RIP Lonnie

Steve Spjut Dec 18, 2020

Love and will miss you always RIP

Wendy Galvan , Stansbury park, UT, US Dec 18, 2020