78-year-old Rt. 1 Dahlgren resident, Frank L. “Hank” Karcher died at 3:46 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16 at his home. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a retired calendar let off operator with General Tire in Mt. Vernon, IL.
Surviving are his wife Marilyn; two daughters, Reggie Warren and Jodie Harris both of Dahlgren; one brother, Kenneth of Dahlgren; one sister, Marilyn Davis of Dahlgren; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Frank L. “Hank” Karcher will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, September 19 at St. Johns Nepomucene Catholic Church in Dahlgren. Interment will be in St. John’s Cemetery in Dahlgren, with graveside military rites by the American Legion Post #106.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, September 18 at the Gholson Funeral Home in Dahlgren, which is in charge of the arrangements.