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Karen R. Easter

February 4, 1946 ~ July 20, 2022 (age 76)


      Karen R. Easter, 76, of Chillicothe, passed 9:04 p.m. July 20, 2022 at her residence following an extended illness.

     She was born February 4, 1946 in Ross County to the late Oscar and Alice Corrigan Haubeil.  On November 25, 1967 she married John M. Easter.

     Surviving are her husband, John Easter; daughter, Sherri (Russell) Lambert; grandchildren, Candise and Brandica Blake and Taylor Lambert; great grandchildren, Damian, Kerry and Raven; brother, Bill (Dodie) Haubeil of Londonderry; niece and nephew, Rita and Doug Haubeil; including special nephews, Kyle and Brian Efaw.     She was preceded by a sister Earlene Efaw.

     Karen was a community trainer for people with disabilities.  She was founder of Ross County Peoples First and belonged to American Legion Auxiliary #62 and VFW Auxiliary #108.

     Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2022 in WARE FUNERAL HOME with Pastor John Hocker officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hills Memory Gardens.  Friends and family may call from 6 – 8 p.m. on Friday at WARE FUNERAL HOME.

     In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to WARE FUNERAL HOME, 121 W. Second St., Chillicothe, OH 45601.

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July 29, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ware Funeral Home
121 West Second Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Funeral Service
July 30, 2022

10:00 AM
Ware Funeral Home
121 West Second Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601

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