Date of Birth: June 12, 1950
Date of Death: December 11, 2016
Services: Funeral Service Thursday, 11:00am at the Pacific Street Chapel with interment at 1:00pm on December 20, 2016 in the Omaha National Cemetery.
Visitation: Visitation with the family Wednesday, 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Pacific Street Chapel.
Preceded in death by his father, James Karaus.
Survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Cheryl; children, Timothy (Liliana) Karaus, Alicia (Justin) Shank, Jeremy Sterling and Jason (Jennie) Sterling; grandchildren, Errik, Faith, Joshua, KayLea, Owen, Emma and Olivia; mother, Mary Karaus; siblings, Steve Karaus, Arnie (Dave) Karaus and Cindy Holtmeyer; many nieces, nephews and good friends.