Throughout her life, Carli was involved in the Hartford area dance group, swimming, and enjoyed attending United Methodist summer camp. She was a member of Hartford United Methodist Church where she was involved with Middle School Youth Group and Sunday School. Her future aspirations were to become an oceanographer and marine biologist. Blessed with a brave and charismatic spirit, Carli's memory will be forever cherished.
Grateful for having shared her life are her parents, Guy and Melissa Caslin, Hartford, SD; brother and best friend, Austin Caslin, Hartford, SD; maternal grandmother, Mary Boyd, Melvin, IA; maternal grandfather, Doug Dean (Erlynn), Clarissa, MN; paternal grandfather, Phillip Caslin (Donna Southern), Sioux Falls, SD; paternal grandmother, Gwen Burgard, Prescott Valley, AZ; special friends, Kayli Blue, Hartford, SD and Shane Spencer, Humboldt, SD; her cousins, aunts and uncles; and her four-legged little buddy, "Gizmo." She was preceded in death by an uncle, Russell Caslin; and her great-grandparents.