Karl was born on June 2, 1934 and passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.
Karl was a resident of Edison, New Jersey at the time of his passing.
Mr. Svendsen was a private first class in the US Army.
He was married to Annie.
A funeral service will be held Friday at a time to be announced at the Lester Memorial Home 16 W. Church St. Jamesburg NJ. Visiting hours for family and friends will be Friday 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation at www.pdf.org.