Carl E. Burhop

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today at St Johnís Ev. Lutheran Church in Mequon for Carl E. Burhop, who died on Sunday, May 14, 2006 at Columbia St. Maryís Hospital at the age of 84. Visitation was held Wednesday at the Mueller Funeral Home in Grafton. A second visitation will be held today at the church, from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will take place at Lakefield Cemetery in Grafton.

Carl E. Burhop was born on April 7, 1922 in the town of Grafton to the late Armond and Minnie (nee Viesselmann) Burhop.

Carl is survived by his beloved wife of nearly 63 years, Arline (nee Barth) Burhop. He was the loving father of Robert (Judith) Burhop, Kathleen (Arnold) Mezera and Sandra (Joe) Burhop; the proud grandpa of Brian (Renee) Burhop, Brenda (Randy) Knutson, Steven (Theresa) Schmechel, Laurie (Steven) Schwartz, Linda Schmechel, Jason Johns, Nicole Johns, Anthony Conigliaro and Nathan Conigliaro; and proud great-grandpa of Brent, Breanne and Brendan Burhop, Kailey, Cade and Kinzie Knutson, Celia and Ben Schwartz, Jonathan and Grace Schmechel. He is further survived by nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Carl was preceded in death by his daughter Darlene Ann and brother Dietrich Burhop.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the St. Johnís Handicap Access Fund are appreciated. For online condolences, please visit