Karen Getty, 68, passed away on April 2, 2014 in Houston Texas. She was a graduate of Allegheny College and received her Phd from the University of Texas
. She was active in political causes, enjoyed playing Bridge, was an avid Football fan and supported numerous charities.
She will be sadly missed by family, friends and pets. A funeral service will be held at Christ The King Lutheran Church located at 2353 Rice Blvd, Houston, TX on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 1:00 p .m. Internment to follow at Glenwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers she desired donations be made to the Houston Humane Society, P.O. Box 450528, Houston, TX 77245.