Janesville -- Karen Hamilton, age 60, of Janesville, died Thursday at Mercy Hospital and Trauma Center. She was born on May 17, 1952 in Omaha, NE, the daughter of Donald Wallace and Ruth Ellen (Swanberg) Clements.
Karen received B.A Degrees in Education and Musical Education. She was employed as a social worker and enjoyed helping other people.
She is survived by 2 children: Beth Owens of Janesville and Rob (Kelly) Doxey of Milton; 3 grandchildren: Dylan, Ariana and Jackson; a brother, Brad (Sarah) Clements of CO; a significant other, Doug Hoffman of Janesville; other extended family and friends.
Celebration of Life will be held from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Monday, June 25, 2012 at the Junction Pub in Milton, WI. Schneider Apfel Schneider & Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the family. For online obituary and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com