KAREN LANGE GROVER died surrounded by her family and loved ones Saturday, September 14, 2013. Karen was born in Austin, Texas on October 9, 1957. She was the second of five daughters born to Fred and Ann Lange. Karen grew up in Houston, and after graduating from Memorial High School, she attended The University of Texas
at Austin. Karen will be remembered as a caring and loving mother and grandmother. She loved spending time with friends and family at the beach and her family's ranch. Karen is preceded in death by her parents Fred McCaleb Lange and Ann Trueman Lange and her son Fred Durham Grover. Karen is survived by her children Kendall Kelley Grover, Walter Trueman Grover and Laurie Ann Grover, her grandchildren Cayley Claire Ortega, Roland Mathew Ortega, Mathias Anthony Ortega and Addison Michelle Grover, her boyfriend William "Bubba" Fitzpatrick, her sisters and brother-in-laws Delise and Michael Thomas, Elane and Pete Dailey, Melissa Lange and Susan and Bob Bean, her uncle Robert Trueman and her nephews and nieces Lange Thomas, Lindsey Wilson, Sterling Dailey, Annie Dailey, Cole Branch and Wyatt Branch. In accordance to Karen's wishes, her family will gather for a private memorial service. If you wish to celebrate or remember her life, please donate in Karen's name to the Coastal Conservation Association, 6919 Portwest, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77024.