Karl Frederick Hoover, 89, of Morganton, NC, passed away Thursday morning, April 6, 2023, at his residence.
Karl was born in Syracuse, Indiana on May 15, 1933 to the late Martin Hoover and Edith Wogomon Hoover. He was married to his wife of 69 years, Evelyn Geiger Hoover. For many years, Karl lived in Milford, Indiana. In 1971, he moved to St. Cloud, Florida. He worked with family for several years and started his own business, Karl’s Kabinet Shop. In 2001, they retired and moved to Morganton, NC. Karl made many friends everywhere he lived. Karl was under the care of Amorem Hospice since October. The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the hospice staff for the care he received.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Ellen Marie Lawyer; and his siblings, Ray Hoover, Geneva Cripe, Louise Wise, Doris Gilbert, Ralph Hoover, and Nelson Hoover.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Evelyn Hoover; two children, Mary Ann Stephens (Patrick) and Jane Louise Lollis (Dell); a son in law, Michael Lawyer; eight grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.
In accordance with Karl’s wishes, he will be cremated and a graveside service will be held at a later date in Indiana. Please keep the family in your thoughts and prayers.