Bernard John Carsten, 93, Stockton, died Monday, April 30, 2018, in Raymore, Mo.

He was born June 22, 1924, in Stockton to Harvey and Mildred (Johnston) Carsten

He married Dorothy Davey. She preceded him in death. He was a farmer.

Survivors include a son, Rod Carsten, Elkhart, Iowa; a daughter, Cheryl Menzies, Raymore; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by an infant son; and a son, Terry Carsten.

A celebration of life service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Stockton Assembly of God; private family inurnment will take place with military rites by U.S. Navy.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Stockton Assembly of God, Gideons International, or Rooks County Free Fair, in care of Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Stockton.

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