NORTH ANDOVER — Karl A. Seaburg of North Andover died Friday, March 5, 2010 at Peabody Glen Health Care Center in Peabody.

Karl was a graduate of Malden High School and attended Northeastern University with the General Electric Apprentice program. He was employed as a manufacturing engineer for General Electric for over 40 years. In retirement, Karl worked as an aide with the North Andover School System and as a poll worker during the elections in town. He was an admirer of everyone and everything Scandinavian, enjoyed Big Band Music and treasured his buddies at the gym.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Marilyn (Johnson) Seaburg of North Andover and his son, John Seaburg also of North Andover. He is also survived by his sister, Elsa Shorette of Wilmington; two nieces, Christine Walker of Wilmington and Karen Brakke of Minnesota; two nephews, Christopher Shorette of Wakefield, and Paul Johnson of Minnesota.

ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 11, 2010, at 11 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, 360 South Main St., Andover. The burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Scandinavian Living Center, 206 Waltham St., West Newton, MA 02465. Arrangements are under the direction of Conte Funeral Home of North Andover. To offer online condolences, please visit

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