E. Englund, 86, of Carlisle, died Friday, May 3, 2013, in Claremont Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Carlisle.
He was born on Wednesday, June 9, 1926, in Jamaica, NY, a son of the late John Eli Englund and Agnes K. (Samuelsson)
Englund, and was married to the late R. Elvira (Wise) Englund, who died March 8, 2001.
Jarl was a 1944 graduate of the William Cullen Bryant
High School, Long Island, NY and earned an associate degree from St. John’s University in Brooklyn, NY.
Jarl served in the US Army and was a veteran of WWII. He formerly worked in sales in New York City
and retired from the PA Turnpike, where he was a toll collector. Jarl was a member of First Evangelical
Lutheran Church, Carlisle, a Past President and Zone Chairman of the Carlisle Lions Club, PA Association of Retired State
Employees, North Middleton Senior Citizens Club, PA Sheriff’s Association, American Legion Post 101, Carlisle, AARP,
the Carlindian Chorus, the Harrisburg Consistory and was a Past Master and 32nd Degree Mason with the Bredablick
Masonic Lodge No. 880, New York City. Jarl was a former member of the Augustana Lutheran Church of Astoria,
NY, which he helped to build.
He is survived by one daughter, Donna E. Englund of Carlisle and one Goddaughter, Linda Fiorino
of Long Island. Jarl also has extended family members in Sweden and the Aland Islands, Finland.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral
Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. Charles A. Brophy officiating. A viewing will be on Wednesday
from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home. Burial with military honors by Cumberland County
Honor Guard will be in Ashland Cemetery, Carlisle. Immediately following the burial, a time of fellowship
will be held in the Martin Luther Room at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 21 S. Bedford St., Carlisle, PA 17013.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church.
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Dear Donna - We are deeply saddened to hear of your fathers sudden
passing. Losing one's parent is a very hard part of life we all must go through. We hope loving memories will help you
at this time. Know that our prayers and thoughts are with you throughout this difficult time. Sent with our deepest sympathy
Brian J and family
We were saddened to hear about your father and wish
the best for you during this difficult time.
Hugh, Owen and Betsy Nadeau
Dear Donna ...... I am so sorry to hear about your dad !!! Afterall, he was your DAD ..... a cause
for celebration !!! He did a great thing when he hade you as a daughter !!! As with the Parable of the Lost Son (Luke 15:11-31)
God loves His children, God loves your Father, and God loves you !! I'm sure your father has been ushered into the Kingdom
with much joy and celebration. God bless you and those your father loved. He is in good hands now and will " cheer "
for you from the heavens !! Praise God from whom all blessing flow ...... Praise you, Donna, for being such a blessing to
your Pop !!! All my love sweetie .....
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. He was a good friend of our family and will be dearly missed. Stay
strong and know that he is no longer suffering and is at peace. We will keep you in our prayers.....
R.I.P. Mr. Englund
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