AITKIN — John K. Karelis, age 88, of Aitkin, died Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 at the Aicota Health Care Center in Aitkin.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday from the Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services on Saturday. Military honors will be provided by the Aitkin VFW and American Legion Posts. Burial will be in the Ft. Snelling National Cemetery on Monday. Arrangements are with the Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home. www.srtfuneral.com.