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Carl John Lackson was born September 22, 1935 in Ashtabula, Ohio and passed away September 9, 2017 in Texas after battling a number of health issues.

His beloved wife of nearly 50 years Carol A. Lackson preceded him in death as did his twin sister Carol Jean Lackson Glenn. He is survived by his daughter, Dr. Susan Diane Lackson Hutchins, son-in-law Dennis Hutchins and grandchildren Katherine and Zachary Hutchins of The Woodlands, Texas. He is also survived by his sister Norma Dragon of Ashtabula, Ohio and multiple nieces and nephews.

Carl graduated from Harbor High School in Ashtabula. He was a 1958 graduate of The Ohio State University with a degree in Metallurgical Engineering and remained a life-long Buckeye fanatic. He worked for Union Carbide, Elkem and Metallurg before retiring. His career took him from Ohio to Michigan, Chicago and finally Houston where he lived for 40 years.

Carl loved football, gardening and cooking. He was an avid golfer and belonged to Medinah Country Club in Chicago, IL for over 40 years and was a former member at Champions Golf Club in Houston and Lake Windcrest Golf Club in Magnolia, TX.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 11, at 11AM, at Bethany Lutheran Church, 933 Michigan Avenue, Ashtabula, OH.

His charm and humor will be missed.
Published on October 14, 2017
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