Carl served his country as an optometrist in the U.S. Army. He met the love of his life, Jacqueline (Calahan) in Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri, through a mutual friend. They were united in marriage in 1957. Jacqueline preceded Carlyle in death on September 26, 2017.
Carl was a member of Campbell United Methodist Church in Springfield.
Survivors include: a son, Jon Larson and wife Patricia of Walnut Grove; and a daughter, Deborah Larson and partner Suzanne Weatherman of Springfield.
A Celebration of Life will be 1:00 PM Thursday, October 6, at Campbell United Church, Springfield, with visitation from noon until service time. A service with military honors will be held at 3:00 p.m. on October 6, 2022 at Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield.
Cremation rites will be accorded by Adams Crematory and arrangements are under direction of Adams Funeral Home, Ozark.