On January 1, 2015 at the age of 47, Karen passed away at Niagara Health System - St. Catharines Hospital. She will be remembered by her brothers Wesley, Bradley, Jeffrey and David. Karen will also be remembered by Brian and Carol Toner and family. Karen is now at peace with her parents Gerry and Gail. The family willwelcome guests at the Patrick J. Darte Funeral Chapel (39 Court St. downtown, 905-685-6584) on Monday, January 12, 2015 from 9-11 am with the funeral service to follow at 11 am in the chapel. Burial will take place at Victoria Lawn Cemetery. In Karen's memory donations would be appreciated to the Niagara Health System - St. Catharines site.