Passed away in Campbell River, BC on Saturday, December 30th, 2006. She was predeceased by her mother Jessie and brother Peter.
Karen is survived by her loving husband Ken, son Einar Hanson, daughter Erika-Leigh Haley (Reg), and nieces Shari, Cindy, Stephanie and Joelle, sister in-law Michelle (Mike).
She was a member of Paddlers Abreast, and loved fishing, camping, prospecting and working as a guide in the Yukon. Karen was an incredible mother, a hospitable, kind and compassionate person with a real zest for adventure in her life. She is deeply loved and will be sadly missed by her family and all those who knew her.
A Celebration of Karen’s Life will be held at St. Peters Anglican Church, 228 South Dogwood Street, Campbell River, on Saturday, January 6th, 2007 at 11:00am.
Donations in Karen’s memory may be made to Paddlers Abreast, 22 Sunset Drive, North, White Horse, Yukon, Y1A 4M8.
ISLAND FUNERAL SERVICES/ELK FALLS CREMATORIUM CAMPBELL RIVER, entrusted with arrangements
ISLAND FUNERAL SERVICES
& ELK FALLS CREMATORIUM
and Memorial Chapel
#103-909 Island Highway