ESCANABA - Carl W. Sandberg, 81, of Escanaba, passed away Monday afternoon, Dec. 3, 2012, at the St. Francis Hospital, due to an apparent heart attack. His loving wife Ruby preceded him in death on May 30, 2002.
Carl's family will receive friends on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (Eastern Time) at the Skradski Funeral Home in Escanaba. Military rites will follow visitation, at 12:45 p.m., at the Skradski Funeral Home in Escanaba, by the Delta County Veteran's Council.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Carl W. Sandberg will follow military rites, at 1 p.m. on Thursday, at the Skradski Funeral Home in Escanaba, with Rev. Rick Courier of the St. Thomas Church officiating. Luncheon will follow at the St. Thomas Church Parish Hall. Carl will be laid to rest in the Gardens of Rest Cemetery in Wells.
The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the Sandberg family with arrangements.
Carl's entire obituary notice will be forthcoming in the Wednesday Edition of the Daily Press.
Messages of condolence to Carl's family may be offered online at www.skradskifuneralhomes.com.