Visitation is 10-11 a.m. today at Runge, Davenport. Graveside services follow at Oakdale Cemetery, Davenport.
He was born Dec. 2, 1932, in Davenport, to Alonzo H. and Elsie Fries Karwath. He married Nellie E. Turner on July 13, 1957.
Survivors include his sons, Bryan L. Karwath, Rock Island, Neil P. (Esther) Karwath, Indianapolis, Ind.; daughter, Colleen M. (Sidney) Terry, Muscatine; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.