Karlton Kavka

  • Died: July 10, 2020
  • Location: Easton, Massachusetts

Farley Funeral Home

358 Park Street
Stoughton, MA 02072

Tel. (781) 344-2676

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

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Karlton A. Kavka, 78, a lifelong resident of Easton, died July 10, 2020, at his home, after a period of declining health. He was the husband of 19 years of Ludovina "Ludie" (Oliveira) Kavka. Raised and educated in Easton, he was a graduate of Oliver Ames High School. Mr. Kavka was a Veteran of the US Army from 1962-1965. After his honorable discharge, he returned home to Easton. He was a longtime employee for the Acushnet Company and Foot Joy shoes, retiring at age 62. He was a member of the American Legion in Easton. Karl was known for his affable and outgoing personality, with a gift of making everyone feel like a friend. He enjoyed reading, golfing, attending car shows, and especially enjoyed spending time in Las Vegas. Above all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, both old and new.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his two sons; Joseph Kavka and his wife Karen of N. Andover and Karl P. Kavka of Bridgewater. He was the brother of Stanley Kavka and his wife Wanda of Easton, and was the grandfather of Katelyn Kavka and Patrick Kavka.

Funeral Prayers will be held in the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St., (Rte. 27) Stoughton on Wednesday at 10 AM. Visiting Hours Tuesday from 4-7 PM. Due to Covid19 regulations, Masks and social distancing required at funeral home. Donations in Karl's memory may be made to the American Heart Association.


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry for your loss. Karl was always up to something around the camp fire ,always a good laugh.A friend and co worker.Mary Ann Machado from Fairhaven

Posted by Mary Ann Machado - Fairhaven, MA - Friend   October 14, 2020

Sorry for your loss. Hugs to you all

Posted by Dottie Cummings (Palm) - North Easton, MA - Acquaintance   July 16, 2020

Ludie, I'm sorry to hear of Karl's passing. I will always remember the two of you at car shows and the enjoyment you both shared. May the memories of those happier times get you through the sadness.

Posted by Gail Gianunzio - Brockton, MA - Friend   July 15, 2020

We will miss him so much he made us laugh a lot at our great cookouts. He was a great brother to Stanley.
He was the nicest, kindest person I knew will miss him so much.

Posted by Wanda Mercik - Nrth Easton, MA - Family   July 15, 2020

I will miss his humor puns. You were always enjoyable to be with I'll miss him and my thoughts are with you
Ludie and Karl Jr.
Tom Holmes Friend

Posted by Thomas Holmes - South Easton, MA - Friend   July 15, 2020

Ludie,may memories ease your pain at this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Maria Pimentel - Stoughton, MA - Acquaintance   July 15, 2020

My sincere condolence God bless you kathy and Leo

Posted by Leo Capece - Friend, MA   July 15, 2020

So sorry for your loss Kavka Famiily. My prayers and thoughts are with you always. Russ and Pam Foley

Posted by Pam Foley - Brockton, MA - Family   July 14, 2020

My heart goes out to Ludie and the Kavka family he will be missed by many people who has been in his life

Posted by Charles Blair - Stoughton, MA - Friend   July 14, 2020

Prayers and hugs to Stanley, Wanda and family. We are so sorry for your loss. May he rest in peace.
Pat & Dianne Consolo

Posted by Dianne Consolo - Brockton, MA - Friend   July 14, 2020

Stanley I am so sorry for the loss of your brother. You are in my thoughts and prayers

Posted by Mary Cole - Canton, MA - Friend   July 14, 2020

With a sad heart our best wishes to his family. Karl was a stand up man and a honor to have known. A pleasure to work with. Are prayers to his family. Brian Worthley and family. God bless.

Posted by Brian Worthley - Wilmington, NC - Coworker   July 13, 2020

Dear Ludie and family, I am so sorry to hear of Karl's passing. I so enjoyed your visits over the years to Doyles, where me met one another. Karl was so much fun, I really enjoyed his humor. He will sadly be missed. Much love, Liz Slobodkin

Posted by Liz Slobodkin - So. Easton, MA - Friend   July 13, 2020

Dear Ludie and family , so sorry for your loss. Karl was an amazing man. Friends with everyone. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Will miss you Karl , Rest In Peace my friend !! Love Jon B Easton,MA

Posted by Jonathan Bacon - Easton, MA - Friend   July 13, 2020

To Ludie and family
We are all so sorry to learn about Karl's passing and we are sending many thoughts and prayers of comfort at this sad time. We remember how much Karl enjoyed attending our car shows over many years!
With deepest sympathy,
Sheila Keene and the East Coast Camaro Club

Posted by Mrs James Keene - Brockton, MA - Friend   July 13, 2020

To Ludie and family, On behalf of Karl's brothers and sisters at Legion Post 7, please accept our most heartfelt sympathies and condolences at this time. Karl was a tremendous asset to the Post and in our continuing efforts to benefit the veterans of the Post and the town. We are honored to have served by his side. His friendship was cherished by the members and he will be missed. God speed Karl. RIP Brother warrior.
Jim McAvoy,
Commander, George S. Shepard Legion Post 7, Easton

Posted by JIm McAvoy - No. Easton, MA - Friend   July 13, 2020

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