Karen F. Parsons, 62, of Wakeman, Ohio, died December 9, 2012 peacefully at home while sleeping after a courageous battle with spinal muscular atrophy, under the compassionate care of Stein Hospice Service.
She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.
Karen was born April 8, 1950 in Hagerstown, Maryland to the late Cam G. (1976) and Frances J. (Younker) (1995) Everts.
She is survived by her husband, Jimmie, whom she married May 24, 1969. Karen is also survived by her daughter, Wendie F. Parsons-Nuhn (Jeff) of Collins, Ohio and by her son, Jimmie H. (Sharon) Parsons of Collins, Ohio, and by her grandson, Holden L. Nuhn, of Collins, Ohio. She is also survived by her brother, Vernon G. Everts (Jennifer) of Wakeman, Ohio, by her sisters, Julie A. (Tom) Frederick and Anita J. (Woody) Shipman, both of Vermilion, Ohio, by three nieces, two nephews, four great nieces, and nine great nephews. Karen was preceded in death by her grandparents and many aunts and uncles.
There will be no calling hours or services. Memorials may be sent to the Parsons family.
Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.