Karen R. Teets (71) of Effingham


Published on July 1 2013 11:36 am

Karen R. Teets, 71, of Effingham, IL, passed away at 6:50 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Effingham, IL.

Graveside services will be held 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Jewett Cemetery in Jewett, IL. Burial will be in Jewett Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham, IL. Services are under the care of Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham.

Memorials may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society or Donor’s Choice. Online condolences may be left at www.johnsonandsonsfh.com

Karen was born on July 27, 1941, in Effingham, IL, the daughter of Noble and Eleanor (Hutmacher) Teets.  Karen was the custodian at Sacred Heart Church and Grade School for 22 years where she also attended.

Karen is survived by her sisters; Mary (Don) Wilemborg of Neoga, IL, Marsha Teets of Effingham,IL, and Judy (Walter) Bartels of Mason, IL; brother, David Teets of Effingham, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Barbara Teets.