December 1, 2004: Headlines: COS - El Salvador: Obituaries: Glacier Reporter: El Salvador RPCV Karl William Tainagi dies in Montana

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El Salvador RPCV Karl William Tainagi dies in Montana

El Salvador RPCV Karl William Tainagi dies in Montana

El Salvador RPCV Karl William Tainagi dies in Montana

Karl William Tainagi

Karl William Tainagi of Toledo, Ore., died in Newport, Ore., of heart disease.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Nov. 27, at the Bateman Funeral Home Chapel. A memorial service will be held in Browning at the Little Flower Parish at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2.

He was born Sept. 2, 1953, in Princeton, N.J. He was raised in Heights Town, N.J., and graduated from the Heights Town High School. He attended Utah State University, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in forestry in 1975. Karl was employed as a forester for 26 years. The last four years he worked for the Siletz Tribe. He was employed as regional manager in Browning for 10 years, and he worked for several other tribes during his career. Karl served in the Peace Corps for two years in El Salvador.

Karl was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Newport, Ore. He was recently invited to join the Knights of Columbus.

Karl also enjoyed traveling.

Karl was preceded in death by his daughter, Susan Betty Tainagi.

He is survived by his spouse, Delphine Tainagi of Toledo, Ore.; his children, Jessica Ellen Tainagi of Ban Nuys, Calif., Berdina K. Tainagi of Toledo, and Samuel Tainagi of Newport News, Va.; his brother, Joseph Walter Tainagi of Doublin, Ohio; and one grandson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bateman Funeral Home.

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