Karl James Kwolek, Jr., 51, of Whitehall, formerly of White Oak, died Friday October 28, 2016. He was born July 1, 1965 in McKeesport. Karl was a graduate of Bridgewater College in VA and was a Production Manager for Marvel Marking in the Southside of Pittsburgh. He had previously worked for UPMC Insurance, the University of Pittsburgh and the Fred S. James Co. He is survived by his parents, Karl J. (Margo) Kwolek, Sr., of Weyers Cave, VA, and Isabelle Grace Kwolek of North Versailles, fiancée, Carrie Heasley of Whitehall, sisters, Kimberly Kwolek (John) Shahan of McGaughleysville, VA, and Kammi (Peter) Evans of Weyers Cave, VA, brother, Jamison (Crystal) Kwolek of Singers Glen, VA, and special nephew, Steven J. Kwolek of Charlottesville, VA.
Karl is also survived by his dog, Kalee. Friends are welcome Sunday October 30 from 2-8 pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 1638 Lincoln Way, White Oak, 412-672-6322 Troy J. Gilbert, Director. Service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Monday October 31 at 10:00 am. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles. Condolences may be made at gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published October 28, 2016.