Carl W. Sandahl

Carl W. Sandahl

Carl Sandahl passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 in Allegan.

Mr. Sandahl was born June 6, 1929 in Watson Township to William and Ida (Erickson) Sandahl. Carl was an Allegan High School graduate who served his country in Air Force during the Korean War. Carl did some farming and for many years had worked at Mac Sim Bar/Mead/Rock Tenn until his retirement in 1995. In his leisure time he enjoyed square dancing, golfing, bowling, and lawn care. On April 5, 1952 in Allegan he married Maxine Thompson, who survives.

Also surviving are his children, William (Laura) Sandahl of Scotts and Sharon (John) Sakal of Allegan; his 5 grandchildren, Tyler and Kelsey Sandahl and Becky, Jason and Joseph Sakal and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by 2 sisters and 2 brother-in-laws, Viola (Gerald) Eckert and Esther (Robert) Crim; and his nephew, Ted Thompson.

Friends may meet with Carl’s family Tuesday, September 30, 2014 from 2-4 P.M. and 6-8 P.M. at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego. A Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. at Peace Lutheran Church of Otsego, with Pastor Jason Thiel and Pastor Josh Olson officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego.

Contributions in memory of Carl may be made to Peace Lutheran Church of Otsego, Hospice of Holland or Briarwood Assisted Living of Allegan.

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  1. Glenda Langshaw says:

    Thoughts of sympathy to you Maxine.

  2. Pauline Northrop says:

    Maxine, Bill and Sharon you are in ours thoughs and prayers

  3. Mary Soule says:

    Prayers to you and your family

  4. Jennifer Montgomery says:

    Sharon and family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Just know that God will give you all peace and comfort during this difficult time. Carl is now an ANGEL among us. He will smile upon all of you until you meet again. Love to you all!!!! Jenn and family

  5. Todd and Peggy LaPorte says:

    Thinking of you all. Love you.

  6. Robin Melvin-Lavender says:

    My prayers and thoughts go out to you. I have such fun memories of growing up next door to your family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

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