Julian “Jules” Arlie Karstrom passed away July 31, 2013, in Guerneville, Calif., at the age of 60. Julian was born Sept. 24, 1952, in Sacramento to Douglas and Isabel.
Julian was preceded in death by sisters Sonja and Pearl. Julian is survived by his children, Jacob, Krystal, Nathan, Julia and Courtney; his sister, Inez; his brother, Douglas; and his many grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Julian ran Julian’s Music and Two Jewels Recording in Napa, where he gave guitar lessons, recorded music and repaired instruments. He also performed with the bands Atomic Blues and Soul Inheritance.
Julian was a phenomenal musician and never ceased to amaze his family and friends with his talent. He greeted people with a smile and a warm disposition, always ready to make new friends or help out. Julian’s family and friends will cherish his memory forever.
Please call 510-255-0614 for information on Julian’s service.