Carl A. Harnisch

May 14, 1927 - January 17, 2013

Carl August Harnisch passed away peacefully in Kingman, Ariz., on January 17, 2013, surrounded by family.
Carl was born on May 14, 1927 on a farm near Milltown, S.D., to Anton and Lydia Harnisch. He married Audrey Jean Pederson in 1951, with whom he had four sons.
In 1966, the family moved to Kingman, Ariz. He worked as a telephone engineer with Citizens Utilities Telephone Company in Kingman, where he worked until his retirement.
He was very active in the community and church. He served on the city planning and zoning commission, and was Lieutenant Governor of the Kiwanis Club. He and wife Audrey were active members of Grace Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his four sons and their wives, Carl (Diane), Marc (Barbara), Paul (Teri) and Marty (DeAnna); six grandchildren: Andy and Mallory to Marc and Barb; Kara, Jenna and Joel to Marty and DeAnna; Bennett to Paul and Teri; and two great-grandchildren, Dahlia and Finley to Andy and Jessica.
A memorial service is planned for February 9, 2013 at Grace Lutheran Church in Kingman, Ariz.