March 20, 2020 – West Bend, WI – Karl P. Metzger, 66, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 18, 2020at his home in West Bend. He was born on January 26, 1954 in Milwaukee, WI to Karl and Laverne (nee Schmidt) Metzger.
Karl was a graduate of Purdue University with a Bachelor’s Degree. After graduating college he served time in the United States Navy as an Antisubmarine Weapons Officer, Ship’s Navigator and Procurement and Recruiting Officer. He was very proud to have spent this time on the USS Bradley FF-1041. Karl had a career as a Universal Banker. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading and spending time with his parents, children and grandchildren. Karl had an amazing sense of humor and a very big heart, he will be greatly missed.
Karl is survived by his 2 daughters, Jennifer Metzger and Rebecca Markgraf; grandchildren, Gabrielle and Angie Metzger, Alyssa, Aidan and Aubrey Markgraf; his parents Karl and Laverne; his brother George (Judy) Metzger. He is further survived by nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Due to CDC restrictions, A Private Family Graveside Service will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery, 7301 West Nash St. Milwaukee, WI 53221.