Winifred J. Karls, age 84, of Spring Grove, died Thursday, August 16, 2012 at her home.
She was born March 23, 1928 in Chicago to Frederick and Olga (Bengtsen) Morheiser.
Winifred had been a lifelong resident of Spring Grove. She was educated in Richmond. She was employed as a bookkeeper for Richmond Motors.
Survivors include her two sons, Edmund F. Karls of Fox River Grove, Paul C. Karls of Evanston; a grandson, Mike Karls of Fox River Grove; and a sister, June (Ray) Severs of Spring Grove.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles N. Karls on January 16, 1997; and her parents.
Services were private for the family.
Inurnment was private.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, the family suggests memorials to the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital, 2211 N. Oak Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60607.
For information, please call Justen Funeral Home and Crematory at 815-385-2400. Friends may send an on-line condolence to the family at www.justenfh.com.