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Karen A. Hughes

September 10, 1952 December 27, 2015
Karen A. Hughes
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Karen A. Hughes, age 63, passed away December 27, 2015 at Willow Ridge Nursing Home in Amery, Wisconsin.

Karen was born September 10, 1952 in St. Paul, MN to Lloyd and Irene Richard where she lived until 1971 when she married Theodore Hughes and moved to Milltown, WI where they currently reside. Into this marriage a family was born: Stacy, Tracy, Mariann, Shawn, Mike and Megan. Karen has worked in the healthcare profession all her adult life. She worked hard to obtain her RN degree working as an RN for nursing homes and hospitals as well as private care.

Karen enjoyed reading, knitting, making jewelry and painting ceramics. Karen always put her children first and there was nothing she wouldnt do for them. She will be truly missed by all.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Irene Richard; sister, Debbie and her two sons, Stacy and Shawn Hughes.

Karen is survived by her husband, Theodore Hughes; sons, Tracy (Jolene) Hughes, Mike Seefeld Hughes; daughters, Mariann (Kevin) Sobczak, Megan Hughes; grandchildren, Jordan Hughes, Emily Shay, Zachary Sobczak, Austin Hughes, Lauren Sobczak, Olivia Sobczak, Nellie and Nicolas; sister, Barb (Larry) Summer.

Memorial services will be held at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Amery, WI on Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 - visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. followed by the service at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Keith Ruehlow will be officiating. Lunch will be served following the service. Honorary Pallbearers: Jordan Hughes, Zachary Sobczak, Austin Hughes, Lauren Sobczak and Olivia Sobczak.

An online guestbook is available at or . Arrangements are entrusted to Rowe Funeral Home in Frederic, 715-327-4475 and the Northwest Wisconsin Cremation Center in Milltown, 715-825-5550.
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