Karl H. Schilling
February 8, 1941 - October 14, 2022
- October 22, 2022 | 12:00 P.M.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church
1145 N. 5th Avenue
St. Charles, Illinois 60174
Karl H. Schilling, 81 of St. Charles, IL passed away October 14, 2022. Karl was born February 8,1941 to Mathilde and Heinrich Schilling in Cadenberge, Germany. Karl immigrated to the United States in 1958 and became a proud American citizen in 1966.
After completing his butcher’s apprenticeship in a German trade school, Karl was a Meat Market Manager at Jewel Food Stores for 36 years until his retirement in 1998. While retired, Karl enjoyed helping others by delivering meals for the St. Charles Salvation Army. Karl loved spending time with his family, gardening, traveling, and enjoying the outdoors. He could be found on the sidelines of his grandchildren’s sporting events, and he was the life of every party.
Karl was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Heinrich and Wilhelm (Judy) Schilling, and sister Antoinette Parker. He is survived by his wife Heinke, sister Anna Schaefer, sons Michael (Ann), and Steven (Stacy); grandchildren; Karl (Rachel), Alexis (Ryan), Erik (Rachel), Ryan, Kyle, great grandchildren; Riley, Colton, and Vivian.
A Memorial Service will be held on October 22, 2022 at 12:00 P.M. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1145 N. 5th Ave., St. Charles, IL 60174 with Pastor Paisley Le Roy officiating.
The memorial service will also be available to be livestreamed by clicking the link below.