Carl F. Suhling
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Carl F. Suhling
  • May 12, 1936 - September 25, 2017
  • Killeen, Texas

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Services for Carl Frederick Suhling will be held at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home of Killeen. Visitation will be Sunday, October 1, 2017 from 4-6 pm, funeral service will be Monday, October 2, 2017 at 11am with burial to follow with full Military Honors at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery at 1pm.

Carl died September 25, 2017 in Temple, he was born May 12, 1936 in Carlinville, Illinois to John (Fred) and Florence Suhling. He served our great country for 25 years in the US Army. After his Army career he worked for Civil Service for 21 years on Fort Hood. He retired in 1999. Carl is a Life Member of the Killeen Evening Lions Club and has served his community with pride for 30 years and enjoyed the outdoors; cutting grass, hunting, fishing and gardening.

He married Kathleen Fuhrmann from Seaside Park, NJ on July 18, 1963 they had three children, Thomas Suhling of Salado, Carleen Spicer of Killeen and John Suhling of San Antonio.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents John (fred) and Florence Suhling of Gillespie, IL, brother Walter Suhling of Gillespie, IL.

Survivors include his wife Kathleen Suhling of Killeen, sons; Thomas Suhling and his wife Jennifer Suhling of Salado and John Suhling of San Antonio, daughter Carleen Spicer of Killeen, brother Louis Suhling of Benld, IL, three grandchildren, Shelby Torres of Killeen and Kyle and Maddie Suhling of Salado, one great-grandchild Jaden Christopher Vasquez of Killeen, one niece, Starla Link Suhling and one nephew James Suhling.

In lieu of flowers you may make a donation to the Texas Lions Camp