GRANVILLE — Karl Erb, 68, of Granville passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018.
Karl was born July 11, 1950, in Spring Valley to Paul and Delphina (Veronda) Erb.
He graduated from Illinois State University and received his master’s degree from the University of Illinois. Karl served in the U.S. Army in the Central Highlands of Vietnam and received the Bronze Star Medal.
He was a fertilizer salesman at Grandview Service Company. He was also a flight instructor for H.E.L. Aviation and was an avid pilot.
Karl enjoyed walking and visiting with people and spending time with family.
He was a member of Granville Masonic Lodge 1093.
Survivors include three sisters, Diana (Gary) Grasser of Peru, Nancy (Mike) Hoffert of Manlius and Penny (Tod) Ryan of Granville; and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
There will be a private service held at the Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel in Granville.
Online condolences may be made to his family at www.dcfunerals.com.