JACK "SKEETER" KARAL SR. (1933 - 2014)

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  • "Uncle Jack, Our prayers are with you and our heavenly..."
    - Michael Karal
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    - joe karal
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    - Nancy Burroughs
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Jack (Skeeter) Karal Sr., age 80, passed away Monday, February 10, 2014 at his home in Golden Valley, Ariz. Jack was born on July 13, 1933 in Conneaut, Ohio to parents Joe and Mabel Karal.

Jack was a dedicated veteran of the Vietnam and Korean Wars, serving in the U.S. Air Force from October 1952 - October 1973, carrying out more than 50 combat missions in Vietnam. After retiring from the Air Force Jack worked 17 years for IBM retiring in 1973. Jack was an avid fan of football and basketball.

He is survived by his son, Jack Karal Jr.; daughter, Tamara Vollmar; sister, Eve Adams; brother, Joe Karal Jr.; grandchildren, David Karal, Barbara Palen, Bryan, Tera, Kate, Derek and Grace Vollmar; five great-grandchildren; four neices; one nephew; best friend, "Red" Fuller; and ex-wife, Joyce Ferrer.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 21, 2014 at Desert Lawn Memorial Gardens, 9250 South Ranchero Lane, Mohave Valley, Ariz. 86440.

Rest in peace Dad, you will be missed!

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Published in Mohave Daily News Online from Feb. 20 to Feb. 27, 2014
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