Karen Mae Britten

January 31, 1942 ~ January 7, 2022 (age 79)



Karen Mae Britten, age 79, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 7, 2022, at St. Mary’s Care Center. She was born on January 31, 1942, in St. Charles, Illinois, daughter to Edward and Grace (Rae) Schlueter. Karen was united in marriage to Ronald Britten on January 30, 1960, in Madison. They were together 55 years and raised 3 children.

 Karen enjoyed taking care of her family and adored her grandchildren.

 She is survived by her son Brian (Pam) Britten, Dawn (Joe Buol) Holmes; grandchildren Kaitlyn (Scott) Vick, Austin Britten, Ashley Holmes, and Michael (Haven) Holmes; great grandchildren Jaylinn, Liam Ronnie Holmes, and Sophia Vick.

 Karen was preceded in death by her husband and daughter Linn Britten.

 Special thank you to her friends at St. Mary’s Care Center, Marshall, Grandma B and Stefano.

 The family will be honoring Karen’s wishes by not having any services for the public. They will celebrate her life privately.


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