Michael Karcher

Michael Karcher

May 30, 1953 July 22, 2019

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Obituary for Michael S. Karcher

Michael S. Karcher, 66

EAST LIVERPOOL – Michael S. Karcher, of East Liverpool, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019 at the East Liverpool City Hospital. He was 66.

Born in East Liverpool, May 30, 1953, he was a son of the late Charles H. and Betty Langdon Karcher. A lifetime area resident, he was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

For 25 years, Mike worked at the former Penn Power in Shippingport. He also owned and operated the Bass Shack in East End for several years. A member of the First Free Methodist Church, he was also a member of the East Liverpool Lodge 315 of the Free and Accepted Masons. Mike was also active with the East Liverpool Jaycees at one time.

He is survived by his son, Kyle Karcher of Buckingham, Virginia, and a step-son, Jason Arcuragi and his wife, Elizabeth, of Cincinnati. He also leaves a brother, Charles Karcher and his wife, Sue, of East Liverpool.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, James Charles Karcher.

Rev. Norman Eckert of the Beechwood Free Methodist Church will conduct a funeral service at 7:00 p.m. Thursday at the Dawson Funeral Home. Friends may visit at the funeral home Thursday where the family will be present from 4 to 7 p.m.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 25th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Thursday, July 25th, 2019
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Thursday, July 25th, 2019 | 7:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Thursday, July 25th, 2019
    Rev. Norm Eckert
  • Interment

    Riverview Cemetery
    2026 St. Clair Avenue
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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Chuck Karcher

God Bless you Mike! I have always looked up to you my entire life! You looked to me for assistance, but I always looked for your Spiritual strength. You taught me the Serenity Prayer and many other meaningful things during our life. You will always be with me where ever I go and I will forever cherish our eternal friendship! Thank you Lord Jesus for the gift that I have had and now that gift will be looking down upon me looking over me! Lover you forever!
Comment | Posted at 12:04am via Condolence

Cheryl J Skinner, Tri-state Millitary Museum

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Michael S. Karcher, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Navy Veteran, Michael S. Karcher, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
Comment | Posted at 04:34am via Condolence

Dixie plum

may Mike Find eternal peace. May the good memories see Kyle; Chuchand family and friends through this hard time. God bless you and comfort you . Love Dixie and Bob
Comment | Posted at 07:46pm via Condolence

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