Carl Raymond Schenk, 83, died Sept. 16, 2019, in Ketchikan.

He was born on May 28, 1936, in Detroit, Michigan.

“Carl was a man of great wisdom and his heart loved the Lord,” his family writes. “As it is a big loss that he leaves behind his family, but we all look forward to seeing him again.”

Mr. Schenk was preceded in death by his sister, Marilynn (Alex) Wilson; father, Carl (Myrtle) Schenk; and mother, Marie Schenk.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; sons and daughters-in-law, Jim and Suzie, Daniel and Deborah, and Carl and Kimberly; daughter and son-in-law, Marie and Robert; daughter, Mary; sister, Lynn (Louie) Paquette; 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Prayers and Rosary will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, at Holy Name Catholic Church. The funeral Mass service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. Celebration of Death to Life will be in the Parish Hall following the Mass service.