Raymond Karges

Karges, Raymond Found Eternal Peace on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at the age of 73. Beloved husband and best-friend of Marlene. Loving father of Jimmy (Jean) Karges, Ginger (James) Schmidt, Michael (Nanette) Karges, and Lisa (Rob) Brunson. Cherished step-father of Scott (Lisa) Cihak and Nick (Norma) Cihak. Loving grandpa of Jamie, Andy, Jeffrey, Brittany, Chad, Amanda, and Steven. Step-grandpa of Benjamin, Emelia, Sophia, and Molly. Great-grandpa of seven. Brother of Patricia, Linda, and Ruthie. Further survived by other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by siblings Thomas, Shirley, and Toni and his faithful K-9 companion Howie Boy. Raymond proudly served our country in the United States Air Force. He retired from the Milwaukee Journal in 1995 after 39 years of employment. Visitation Monday, May 19, at ST. AUGUSTINE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2530 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee, from 9-11:45 AM. Mass of Christian Burial 12 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Raymond's name to the Disabled American Veterans (www.dav.org). Special thanks to Dr. Raymond Moy and the Oak Creek Fire Department for all of their help and loving care of Raymond. To receive this obit/directions, text 1382964 to 414-301-6422

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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on May 18, 2014