Karl E. Fauvie, 82, passed away Thursday, September 6, 2018 at the Hospice House in Poland.
He was born July 22, 1936, in Warren, Ohio the son of the late Alfred “Red” and Carlotta “Kate” Fauvie.
He retired in 1988 from Packard Electric as a supervisor after 23 years and a high lift driver for seven years.
He was an avid fisherman and boater whose boat was always spotless. He also enjoyed traveling to South Carolina during the winter months and could always be found watching old time western movies and NASCAR. Karl was the definition of a family man and an incredible friend to all. He experienced no greater joy than being with his loved ones. His legacy will be cherished by anyone that knew him but his laughter will forever be in our hearts.
Karl proudly served in the U.S. Air Force from 1953 – 1961.
He is survived by his wife, Rose Fauvie whom he married September 1, 1962; two sons, Karl A. (Lisa) Fauvie of Niles and Robert A. Fauvie of Sparta, New Jersey; three grandchildren, Jonathon Fauvie of Youngstown, Katie (Nate) Anthony of Cherry Point, North Carolina and Nicole Fauvie of Sparta, New Jersey and one great-grandchild, Aubrie Anthony.
He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother, August A. Fauvie.
Family and Friends may pay their respects Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. and Monday, September 10, 2018 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel 1884 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483.
A service will be Monday at 12:00 Noon at the funeral home with Rev. Richard Murphy officiating.
Burial will in All Souls Cemetery with Military Honors.
Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to sign the guestbook and send condolences to Karl’s family.
A television tribute will air Friday, September 7 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.