Karen L. Carroll

Jun 7, 2019
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3:00 PM on Saturday, June 22, at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel: 3146 Kimball Ave., Waterloo


1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Saturday, June 22, at Kearns Funeral Service Kimball Chapel


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Karen L. Carroll age 66 of Waterloo died peacefully at her home surrounded by family on Friday, June 7, 2019.

She was born on January 8, 1953 in Waterloo the daughter of Robert Bueter “Amos” Knapp and Dona Lavonne (Childs) Knapp.

She graduated from Waterloo West High School with the class of 1971.

Karen married Jim Carroll on November 15, 1974 in Belvidere, Illinois.

She retired from Aramark Services in Waterloo and also worked for Rada Manufacturing in Waverly.

Survivors include: Her husband Jim Carroll of Waterloo; a Son Michael (Rebecca) Carroll of Woodbury MN; a daughter Tracy Carroll of Waterloo; two granddaughters Ryan and Logan; and a Brother Donald (Brenda) Knapp of Evansdale.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Karen enjoyed camping at the River and spending time with her granddaughters.


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  1. Mimi Meyer | Jun 22, 2019

    We are very sorry for your Loss of Wife and Mother. 

    Karen was a great Lady. We loved the times we got to spend with her.

    May She Rest in Peace.

    Mark and Mimi

  2. JoAnn Saul | Jun 21, 2019
    I am so sorry for your loss.  You have my deepest sympathy.  I have memories of camping together.  Lots of good times.
  3. Chris Anderson | Jun 19, 2019


    Its been a long time since we’ve seen each other from high school and our 5th grade sleep overs. Your mom was always amazing and always so sweet. She will be missed. Thinking of you and your family. Sending healing prayers.


    Christina Ames-Anderson

  4. Sherry BerryRudic | Jun 15, 2019

    Dragan, Kristina, and Nick send our deepest condolences to your family. We are grateful to having known Karen.

                Dragan and Sherry 

  5. Tameyoza | Jun 11, 2019
    To Mrs. Karen's family. I'm deeply sorry for your loss. Our Almighty Heavenly Father Jehovah God promises that you will see her again. Here on Earth. Acts 24:15, John 5:28,29. She will also be in perfect health. Revelation 21:1-5.

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