David Karlik died March 7. He was 78.

Mr. Karlik was born May 10, 1935, in Walla Walla, Wash., to Charles and Ida Karlik. He worked for U.S. West telephone company after 33 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Jim and Joe Karlik. He is survived by his children, Bill, Bob, Brian and Brad Karlik and Sharon (Karlik) Matlock; brothers, Dick and Dennis Karlik; sisters, Barbara Strahm and Charleen Dennison; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A recitation of the rosary will be at 12:30 p.m. Friday, March 21, followed by a Mass at 1 p.m. at St. John the Apostle Church in Oregon City.