Karen M. Vires
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July 15, 1943
November 6, 2012
DOYLINE, LA - As a Registered Nurse for almost 50 years, Karen dedicated her time to taking care of those in need. She used her gift of nursing in serving with the Red Cross Disaster Relief as well as Jordan's Crossing Hospice. Karen was also a member of Christ the King Church for many years where she served the church diligently. She had a love for the outdoors which reflected in her hobbies: horseback riding, golfing and swimming.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Della Bouchey and sister, Nona Ouderkirk.
Karen is survived by her husband Robert Vires; son, Rob Vires, Jr. and wife Monica; granddaughters, Taylor and Madison Vires; sister, Jean Basgall and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Funeral Mass will be held for Karen Vires on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Christ the King Church. Father Rothell Price will be officiating the service. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. The family will be receiving friends on Friday, November 9, 2012 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home. Vigil service will begin at 6:00 p.m. with the rosary to follow.
Pallbearers will be Jim McCalister, Roy Miciotto, Calvin Joyner, Rick Upton, Amos Meshell and Joe Maggio.
Memorials may be made in Karen's honor to the
, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorial.com.
Published in Shreveport Times on Nov. 9, 2012