Hugh D. "Doug" Carroll Jr., 81
Hugh Douglas "Doug" Carroll, Jr., 81, of Cottage Grove, passed on Feb. 13.
Born Sept. 3, 1935, to mother, Ruth Weber and father, Hugh Douglas Carroll Sr. He was a proud U.S. Army Korean War Veteran, an Electrical & Design Engineer, and founder of Applied Motion Technology. As a small aircraft pilot, he enjoyed flying, was a great woodworker, and loved spending time with family. Doug was a remarkable husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He will be missed by his family, many friends and neighbors.
Doug was preceded in death by his parents; stepmother, Francis Carroll; son, Daniel; and grandson, Chadlee.
He is survived by his wife, Majel Mary Carroll; children, Deborah (Craig), Linda (Steve), Mark (Mary Lisa), Mary (Tim), Kathi (Jim); brother, Scott (Ellie) and sister, Kim (Kevin) Donohue; grandchildren, Ryan, Alissa, Brooke, Justin, Brittany, Kelsey, Brandon, Frank, Daniel, Jacob, Jessica, and Cheyanne; greatgrandchildren, Javae, Dre, Saige, Harrison, Lillian, Murphy, Lucas, Liam, and welcoming Axton.
Graveside Military Service is 10 a.m. Saturday, March 11, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 1800 Edgerton St., Saint Paul, MN 55117. Celebration of Life will be held 12-4 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at Cottage Grove VFW, 9260 E. Pt. Douglas Road S., Cottage Grove, MN 55016.
The family wishes to extend thanks to the incredible staff of St. Paul United Hospital for their support and compassion during this difficult time for our family.
Memorial donations may be sent to: VFW Post 8752, 9260 E. Pt. Douglas Road S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016.