Karl M. Wagenknecht, 73, resident of Deming passed away Monday March 11, 2013 at La Posada in Las Cruces. A Memorial Mass will be Wednesday March 20, 2013 at 10 o'clock in the morning at Holy Family Catholic Church with Fr. Ron Machado, Pastor officiating. Cremation has taken place at Baca's Mimbres Crematory.
Karl was born June 26, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois to Clarence and Dorothy Wagenknecht. He was an Automotive Engineer and after retirement eventually made New Mexico his home in 1995. He and his wife Joan have lived in Deming for the last several years and locally he was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church.
He is survived by his wife Joan; sons Clifton and Jeffery; daughters Dawn and Fawn; grandchildren, Jacob, Tamara, Christopher, Morgan and Nicholous; and great grandchildren Alexander and Ryan.
FactsBorn: June 26, 1939
Place of Birth: Chicago, IL USA
Death: March 11, 2013
Place of Death: Las Cruces, NM USA
Occupation: Automotive Engineer
March 20, 2013, 10 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church
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