Karen Elizabeth Robson

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BELLEFONTAINE - Karen Elizabeth Robson, age 64, of Bellefontaine, passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at her home. She was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio on April 15, 1953 to the late Fredrick E. Houchin and Connie E. (Miller) Houchin, who survives in Bellefontaine. On December 6, 1986, she married Dr. Jason Robson and he survives.

She is also survived by her sons, Jeffrey (Teresa) Robson of Houston, Texas, John (Hannah) Roush of Pleasant Hill, Ohio, Dr. Jason A. Robson of Bellefontaine, and Jonathon (Sarah) Robson of Hilliard; grandchildren Brennan and Morgan Robson, and Matthew, Rachel, and Rebecca Roush; brother, Steven (Barbara) Houchin of West Chester, Ohio; aunts, Virginia Brumley of Richmond, Indiana, and Marilyn Knief of Bellefontaine; and several nieces and nephews.

Karen was a 1971 graduate of Riverside High School, graduating valedictorian of her class. She also attended The Ohio State University. Karen worked for the Bellefontaine Examiner and also as a communication liaison for Bellefontaine City Schools. With a love of music and theatre, she was a lifelong member of the Philharmonic Music Club. She had a love for her country and community, and she was currently serving as the president of the Top of Ohio Patriots. Her faith in God was most important to her, and she had attended Calvary Baptist Church and was a member of the East Liberty Church of Christ for many years. She served God by playing the piano for services, teaching Sunday School, leading Bible studies, and much more. Karen also loved nature and the outdoors. She always enjoyed taking care of her flowers, feeding the birds, and the family Canada fishing trips. Karen loved sharing all of this with her family most of all, and she will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Her husband, Dr. Jason Robson will officiate a funeral service at 11 a.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at the East Liberty Church of Christ, 9504 Foundry Street, East Liberty. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 15 from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 321 N. Main Street, Bellefontaine. Burial will be in East Liberty Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to East Liberty Church of Christ, 9504 Foundry Street, East Liberty, Ohio 43319 or Samaritan's Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, North Carolina 28607.

Funeral arrangements are in care of the EICHHOLTZ DARING & SANFORD FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER in Bellefontaine and online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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