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Obit – Mr. Karl Brong

Mr. Karl Brong, of Old Hickory, died Wednesday August 4, 2021 at his Scenic View Road home where he resided alone since the death of his mother.

Mr. Brong, age 74, was at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. He was to be cremated at the Cumberland Family Services in Algood. His cremains will be returned to his native Pennsylvania and be buried on the DeHaven family farm of his cousins, Troy and Gary DeHaven.

Born Karl LeRoy Brong in Stroudsburg in Monroe County, Pennsylvania, he was one of three children of the late Earl Brong and Ruth DeHaven Brong.

A sister, Joyce Brong died as an infant.

Mr. Brong was a 1965 graduate of the Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, Pennsylvania.

He was of the Lutheran faith.

Surviving is his sister, Eleanor Gibbs and husband Rick of the Turkey Creek Community; niece, Lesa Bain and husband Daniel of County House Circle and children, Connor Hughes, Braden Hughes, and Kendall Bain.

Sanderson Funeral Home