Herbert George Karlberg, 81, of Orwigsburg passed away Monday, January 14, 2019 while a
resident at Seton Manor.
Born August 6, 1937 Mariehamn, Aland, Finland. He was the son of the late Anton and Anni
Karlberg. Herbert attended Merchantville High School, N.J. in 1955 and obtained his GED while in the
United States Air Force.
He served in the United States Air Force for 4 years.
Herbert was employed as a Electronics Technician for 31 years. His employers included the
United States Air Force, Philco Corporation, Dubrow Electronics, RCA, Bendix Field Engineering
Corporation, Syntonic, Aramco and retired in 1988.
Herbert loved to sail on his sailboat and take freighter trips. He also liked to travel by car and see
Surviving are his three children; Josie R. Ledene of Williamstown, NJ; her daughter Brandee
Ledene of Oxford, MS; Herbert J. Karlberg husband of Tanya Karlberg and their son Braden Karlberg of
Schuylkill Haven, PA; Brian J. Karlberg of Midwest City, OK.
Also surviving are his two siblings; Dorthy Lumadue of Hatboro, PA; Sture Karlberg, husband of
Alice Karlberg of Doylestown, PA.
He is also survived by nephews.