Teke Karsgaard

Obituary of Teke Karsgaard

Teke Karsgaard, 49, of Jacksonville entered heaven on Saturday evening, April 15, 2017 at his residence. He was born February 27, 1968 in Cabondale the son of Terry and Mary Chandler Karsgaard. He married Alyson Acree, the love of his life, on June 25, 1994 at the First Christian Church in South Jacksonville and she survives.

He is also survived by his son, Ty Karsgaard of Jacksonville; his parents, Terry and Mary Karsgaard of South Jacksonville; one brother, Skeet Karsgaard of Orlando, FL. and his mother-in-law, Sandra Acree of Jacksonville.

Teke had been employed as a respiratory therapist at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was a member of First Christian Church in South Jacksonville. He enjoyed building jeeps, riding his motorcycle in all kinds of weather, even the middle of winter, smoking cigars and walking his beloved Bulldog, Lucy. He loved deeply and was deeply loved.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Williamson Funeral Home with burial at Diamond Grove Cemetery. The family will meet friends from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the family. Condolences may be left online at www.airsman-hires.com