Richard C. “Rich” Karl, age 56, of Marshfield and formerly of Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, died on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at House of the Dove.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at St. John’s Catholic Church, where the family will receive relatives and friends from 10:00 am on Wednesday until service time. Rev. Daniel Sedlacek will officiate. Burial will take place in Hillside Cemetery. Rembs Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Richard was born on March 7, 1962 in Marshfield, the son of Richard J. and Mary Ann (Ress) Karl and was a 1980 graduate of Marshfield Senior High School. He received an Associate Degee from District One Technical Institute in Eau Claire and he was employed as an electronic and electro mechanical technician.
Richard’s hobbies included reading and infrequent visits to the casino with family and friends. He was involved in fantasy football and baseball and was an avid sports fan. Richard enjoyed classic rock music and his favorite listening music was by Led Zepplin.
Rich is survived by his mother, Mary Ann Knutson and his sister Debbie Karl, both of Marshfield.
He was preceded in death by his fathers, Richard J. Karl and Richard Knutson and his grandparents.
The family would like to give their heartfelt thanks to Dr. Mercier, Dr. Patel, Julie Boehm, and Kris Tarter of MMC, as well as the staffs at Ascension Home Care and the House of the Dove; with a special thank you to Carmen and Lori.
The family will designate a memorial at a later date.
Condolences may be sent online to www.rembsfh.com