After a lengthy illness, Karen passed away peacefully at home at the age of 79. Beloved wife of 60 years to Bill. Loving mother to James, Tammy (Rob), and Jody (Mark). She will be lovingly remembered by her grandchildren Wes (Jen), Taylor (Chad) and Evan and her great grandchildren, Stirling and Waylon. In keeping with Karen's wishes cremation has taken place. If desired, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.