Passed away suddenly on 11.08.12. Resident of SR for 44 years. She was born on 11.06.43 in Brunswick Me. Survived by her husband Richard, son Brian (Kati), brothers Larry French of Redding, Dennis French of Ukiah with numerous nieces and nephews. Karen loved to garden and enjoyed planting her summer vegetable garden. No services will be held at her request.

Published Online in the Press Democrat from Nov. 17 to Nov. 20, 2012