Karen N. Steuerwald(2012)

Karen N. Steuerwald, 50, of Fairbanks, arrived in heaven Feb. 14, 2012.
She was born in Greenfield, Ind., and graduated from Greenfield Christian Academy and Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C.
Karen moved to Fairbanks in 1984 and spent her life there serving and loving Jesus Christ and the mentally challenged adults at the Fairbanks Resource Agency.
Karen was loved and adored by many friends and family members.
She was preceded in death by her father, James C. Steuerwald.
She is survived by her mother, Beverly Wall Steuerwald of Umatilla, Fla.; sisters, Marsha (Phil) Crist of Indianapolis, Ind., and Paula Thomson of Fairbanks; brothers, J Bradley (Nancy) Steuerwald of Greenwood, Ind., and Mark (Sharon) Steuerwald of Brevard, N.C.; nephews, Jon (Lynn) Crist and Ayren (Tammy) Steuerwald; niece, Shana Miller, all of Indianapolis.
A memorial service will be held in her honor at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Victory Baptist Church, 1309 North CR 452, Eustis, Fla.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Fairbanks Resource Agency, 805 Airport Way Fairbanks, AK 99701.

Published in Daily News-Miner on Feb. 17, 2012