Karen A. Bartelt, Edgerton, WI (1934 - 2012)
December 22, 1934 - June 26, 2012
Karen A. Bartelt, age 77, of Edgerton, WI, died Tuesday, June 26, 2012, at Edgerton Hospital. She was born Dec. 22, 1934, in Elmhurst, IL, the daughter of Philip and Margarita “Peg" (Olson) Ash. Karen married LaVern Bartelt on July 2, 1960, in Gross Pointe, MI. She had been employed as a teacher and with the Visiting Nurse Association.
Survivors include her husband, LaVern of Edgerton; her daughter, Beth (Don) Oswald of Milton, WI; her son, Charles (Dianna) Bartelt of Franksville, WI; and a granddaughter, Taylor Harrington. In addition to her parents, Karen was predeceased by a brother, Philip Ash.
A memorial service will be held at 12 p.m. on Sunday July 1, 2012, at FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH, 2116 Mineral Point Ave., Janesville. Memorial visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the services on Sunday at the CHURCH. Memorials may be made to Faith Lutheran Church or the Edgerton Care Center. Assisting the family is BRIAN HANSEN FUNERAL SERVICE, Janesville, 608-752-8800.