Karen Lee Reams, 69, of Anderson, passed away April 28, 2017, at Community Hospital of Anderson.
She was born Dec. 18, 1947, in Lincoln, Neb., and resided most of her life in Crawfordsville.
Karen graduated from Crawfordsville High School in 1967. She also graduated from Ball State and Purdue universities.
She is a retired teacher for Lafayette School Systems.
She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church.
Karen is survived by her sister, Jane Reams of Anderson; sister, Kathy Owens of Anderson; and a nephew, Craig Owens of St. Charles, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Rose Lee (Sewell) Reams; her father, Harry Barclay Reams; and a sister, Susan Reams.
Cremation will take place.
A celebration of Karen's life will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Community Room of Loose Funeral Homes and Crematory.
Services have been entrusted to the Loose Funeral Homes and Crematory, 200 W. 53rd. St. Anderson, IN 46013.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Madison County Humane Society.
Published on  May 3, 2017