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Obituary for William Kareus Jr.
William Kareus Jr, age 81, a resident of Gladwin, passed away on August 14th at Mid Michigan Medical Center. He was born to William Kareus Sr. and Ella Mae Gooden Kareus. He went into the arms of Heaven on August 14th surrounded by his wife and his brother Robert. Bill is survived by his wife Helga of 57 years, who was privileged to have some last smooches before he took his last breath, two sons Kurt D. Kareus and Kent D. Kareus, two brothers Robert and Leonard and his sister Doris. He was proud to be in the United States Armed Forces serving in active duty for 2 years and then four more years in the reserves. Bill was very patriotic. Memorial Services followed by military honors will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, August 26th at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 600 South M-18, Gladwin, Michigan. Friends may call at the church after 10am. Inurnment will follow at McClure Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials in Bill's honor may be directed to Christ The King Lutheran Church Quilters. Arrangements were entrusted to Sisson Funeral Home, Gladwin.