May 4, 1955 – March 27, 2014
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Bernie Karcher. Bernie will be greatly missed.
He was an integral member of many community volunteer organizations including president of Millwoods Community Patrol, Uncles at Large, Edm Folk Fest, Santa’s Anonymous, Edm Indy to name just a few. He was an optimist who lived life to the fullest, always having fun, and offering service to anyone who was in need. He is survived by his wife Brigitte Machel, mom Martha Ratz, sister Edeltraud Buerger, nieces, nephews, the adopted family Demeria/Aloisio, and good friends Bobby Tondu & Frank Whalen. Predeceased by his father Johann Karcher and brother-in-law Erich Buerger.
Funeral to be held on Thursday April 3, 2014 at 2pm at Grace Point Church, 720 – 62 Street SW, Edmonton. Donations can be made in his memory to Uncles/ Aunts at Large or Millwoods Comm. Patrol c/o Edm Police Svc 9620 – 103A Avenue Edmonton T5H 0H7.