Trusted throughout the region

Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory

Every family is unique. The services provided by Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory are tailored for each individual family served. We are your trusted friend to help guide you each step of the way.

We’re With You Every Step of The Way

The staff of Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory are experienced, compassionate, and ready to serve all of your funeral and memorial service needs. They are honored to provide funeral, memorial and crematory services to the residents in and around the communities of Aberdeen, SD; Ashley, ND; Ellendale, ND and Eureka. SD.

Plan a Funeral Ahead in Aberdeen, SD Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory


Pre-Planning guarantees that rational decisions can be made ahead of time without the usual urgencies when death takes place.

Funeral Arrangements in Aberdeen, SD Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory


More formal arrangements in the form of a pre-need contract can be set up with us and can be pre-funded through life insurance, bank trust agreement, or other methods.

Creamatory Service in Aberdeen, SD Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory

Crematory Services

We provide cremation services for our funeral homes in both North Dakota and South Dakota including the cities of Aberdeen, Ashley, Ellendale and Eureka.

Funeral Services in Aberdeen, SD Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory

Funeral Services

A Traditional Funeral Service is the term funeral providers commonly use to describe a funeral that contains certain elements and events.

Grief Support in Aberdeen, SD Carlsen Funeral Home and Crematory

Grief Support

In a effort to maintain good mental and emotional health of our clients, we offer free professional grief counseling by Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota


More people are recognizing that planning a funeral in advance of need demonstrates love and consideration toward their family members. It is a thoughtful decision that reduces the stress of indecision and uncertainty when death occurs.

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Current Obituaries

Lester Dais

Lester Dais

9/5/1934 – 4/13/2021

William A. Puchalski

William A. Puchalski

5/4/1952 – 4/10/2021

Susanne “Susie” Wollman

Susanne “Susie” Wollman

1/30/1932 – 4/10/2021

Marvin A. Lepien, Jr.

Marvin A. Lepien, Jr.

4/23/1959 – 4/9/2021

Jeffrey “Jeff” James Spitzer

Jeffrey “Jeff” James Spitzer

7/19/1956 – 4/7/2021

What Our Families are Saying

“Michael and his staff were wonderful to work with. They went above and beyond to make a difficult time as smooth as possible. They were kind, compassionate, caring, and patient. The options and services provided were top notch. I would highly recommend them.” – Rebecca Kappenman

“Very professional and helpful through the entire process in which I was unfamiliar with. Everyone was wonderful to work with!” – Valentina Ertz

“Mike, thanks so much for coordinating all the details for our mother’s funeral service and burial. As difficult it was to lose both parents in a short time, you and your staff made the process so much easier. My siblings and I are very grateful.” –       Lori, Barry, & Penny

Losing those we love is difficult,
we can help.