Karl G. Blau

CALUMET – Karl G. Blau, 62, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 13, 2016.

Karl “Joe Joe” was born February 15, 1954, a son of Giles and Vivian Blau.

He was a graduate of Calumet High School and a veteran of the United States Army.

Karl was a talented welder and had been employed at local welding shops. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and music.

He is survived by his loving wife, Marcia; son, Kurt; mother-in-law, Vi Mendelin; sister-in-law, Diane (Kenn) Zerby; sisters, Corinne (Norman) Koski, Patricia (Gerald) Tuovila, Suzanne (Robert) Mikesch, Joan (Dennis) Polzien; and a brother, Jay (Sheila) Blau.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service is planned for a future date.

The Ryan Funeral Home is serving the family.