Karen Wahl

Karen Wahl

Karen Wahl, age 53 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin passed away peacefully Friday, September 14, 2012 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo, Wisconsin surrounded by her loving family.

A memorial gathering will be held Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at the Picha Funeral Home in Wisconsin Dells from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M.

Karen was born April 19, 1959 in Portage, Wisconsin the daughter of Vernon and Ruth (Wildenburg) Wahl. She met her fiancé, Gary Erickson in the spring of 1991. They have been life partners since September 1991. She had a green thumb and love to grow flowers. Many people knew her from working at Thompson’s Floral with her good friend, Michele for many years.

Karen is survived by her fiancé, Gary Erickson of Wisconsin Dells; a daughter, Carrin Wahl of Wisconsin Dells; brothers, John (Nancy) Wahl and Kenneth Wahl both of Portage, Matthew Wahl of Wisconsin Dells and Ross (Jennifer) Wahl of Oxford, Wisconsin; sisters, Joanne Ebert of Las Vegas, Nevada, Jeannie Jahn of Portage and Theresa (Valde Jurjaks) Thompson of California; as well as many aunts, uncles, niece, nephews, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents; brother in law, Larry Ebert and her very dear friend, Judy Wimann.