Caroline E. Karges, age 87, of Evansville, passed Thursday, November 29, 2012 at Deaconess Hospital Gateway Campus.
Caroline was a graduate of Purdue University
, taught school at Evansville Day School, and was an interior designer with Evaline Karges Interiors.
Surviving are her son, Bill Karges of Evansville; her brother, David Karges, MD of Seattle, WA and nieces and nephews.
Caroline was preceded in death by her parents, Edwin F. and Evaline (Elles) Karges, Sr., two sisters, Joan Hogg and Aline Colker and a brother, Edwin F. Karges, Jr.
Services will be private. Interment will be held in Oak Hill Cemetery.
The family would like to extend special thanks to Caroline's nieces Beth Storms and Joan Rogier, nephews Ed Karges, III and Giacomo Hogg, and caregivers Joann Resch, Geri Hartmayer, Alice Sehr, and Vanessa Brzezski.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church, Evansville, or the Vanderburgh County Humane Society.
Pierre Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.