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I have never known the world without Karl being in it. Such a wonderful man. Barb and Mark, may your wonderful memories of him bring you comfort and keep him close in the days ahead.

Posted by: Stacey McCarthy - San Francisco, CA   Feb 25, 2013

Door County will never be the same without you, Karl. We have been friends and neighbors for 30 years. Ernst, Rob, and you were always working on the "Project du Jour" ; whether it was a new window, or digging a sewer line, or polishing a boat or jet ski, having a beer or cocktail, grilling and bonfires. We will miss those times. I will have a vodka gimlet and toast to you and our yesterday's. You will be missed.

Posted by: Kris and Rob Villari    Feb 22, 2013

My relationship with Karl and Barb went all the way back to 1985 or so, when we start our business relationship. Karl was always so kind and gentle and teaching in a wonderful way. Karl was very well versed, but most people wouldn't have known that, because he was never prideful of that fact. I enjoyed our conversations and interactions so much, that I did and do consider Karl a good friend. So much so, he and Barb were invited

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Posted by: David Jones - Tampa, FL - friend   Feb 14, 2013

My condolences to the Holm family, you are in my prayers.

Posted by: Greg Sandlund - Chicago, IL - Friend   Feb 13, 2013

may you find comfort in knowing we are thinking of you at his time - our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family - our deepest sympathy -joe , gwen and mike duncan

Posted by: joe and gwen duncan - tampa, FL   Feb 12, 2013

So many great memories here on the point and in Chicago he will be missed by all of us. Rest in Peace.

Posted by: Dave & Pat Sandlund - Sturgeon Bay, WI - Long time friend   Feb 11, 2013

Barb & Mark,

Our hearts go out to're in our thoughts and prayers....And Karl, my friend, so many memories, so many good,Holger and Azzie can look out for us until we join you..

We'll miss you dearly old Friend...may the wind be always at your back, and may the good Lord hold you in the palm of his hand

Tim & Chris

Posted by: Tim & Chris - Lutz, FL - Old Friend   Feb 11, 2013

Our office always enjoyed seeing Karl and Barbara. Karl was such a special friend to me. And, always, so nice to all of us. We will miss him.. I know I will miss my friend.

David and staff

Posted by: David Jones - Tampa, FL - Friend   Feb 11, 2013

A class act fellow, who was always an interesting conversationalist. He shall be missed by all.


Posted by: Jerry & Janice - Oldsmar, FL - Friends & neighbors   Feb 10, 2013

oh how sad you lost your best friend. Our hearts are aching for you. Karl was a good man, always willing to help. Our condolences to Mark as well

Richard and Gert

Posted by: Richard/Gert Abele - Tampa, FL - neighbor   Feb 10, 2013