Karen Ann (Miller) Evans, age 74, of Frisco, TX, passed from this life on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. She was born in Morristown, NJ, on February 14, 1947, to Marie Anna (Gunther) & Adolph S. Miller. Graduating from Randolph HS in 1965 & (then known as) Montclair State College in 1969, she began her career as a school vocal/choral music teacher having taught at elementary & middle school levels, as well as piano to beginners, being particularly gifted at fostering a love of music in young children. Karen was also a fine French Horn player. She & Jeff Evans, her husband of 41 years, were married on November 17, 1979, & shared a common faith in Jesus Christ & their love of music throughout their marriage.
Karen is survived by her husband, Jeff; their son, Chris Evans, of Fredon, NJ; mother-in-law, Ruth Evans, of Frisco; sister-in-law, Jill Urbanski & her husband, Jeffrey, of Frisco; nephews, Gregory Urbanski & his wife, Tricia, & Keith Urbanski; as well as several cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Family & friends are invited to a visitation at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow, 8520 Main St, Frisco, TX, on Thursday, June 24, 2021, from 5-8:00 p.m. A celebration of Karen's life will be held at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 6400 Stonebrook Pkwy, Frisco, TX, on Friday, June 25, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. officiated by the Rev. Clayton Elder.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making a donation to St. Philip's Episcopal Church. To convey condolences or sign an online registry, please visit tjmfuneral.com
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Published by Daily Record from Jun. 17 to Jun. 20, 2021.