Obituaries

Karen R. Busch

July 25, 1952 - January 29, 2018

Karen R. Busch

Obituary

Cherry Valley, IL

Karen R. Busch, 65, of Cherry Valley, passed away peacefully, Monday, January 29, 2018 in her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 25, 1952 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Edmond and Rose Kraft. Karen married Donald Busch on November 14, 1981 in Las Vegas at the Famous Little White Chapel. Karen and Don lived their lives “Forever in Blue Jeans”. Karen was foremost a devoted mother, making sure her kids were always taken care of, if it were tending to sick children or those long phone conversations, listening to life issues, she always helped you through it. Karen enjoyed shopping, bowling, and collecting dolls. She was known for having a sweet tooth. Karen enjoyed riding her bike and taking walks.

Karen is loved and missed by her husband, Donald; her mother, Rose (Jack Campbell) Kraft; her children, Tammy (James) Colver, Tracy (Edward) Tsikretsis, and Michael (Amber) Busch; eleven grandchildren, one great-grandchild; siblings, Steve (Dorothy) Kraft, Debbie Kraft, Christine Lewis; and five nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Edmond.

A visitation will be held from 5:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, February 2, 2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008. A funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services with Rev. Allan Buss officiating.  Entombment in Highland Garden of Memories. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Saint Jude’s Children’s Hospital or the Children’s Miracle Network. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

Service Schedule

Friday, February 2, 2018

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be held from 5:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, February 2, 2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services with Rev. Allan Buss officiating

Entombment in Highland Garden of Memories

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We are so sorry for your loss. May Karen rest in peace.
Much Love & Sympathy,
Frank & Jackie Fasula
and Mick Radean

Don & Family 2018-02-02T15:59:33

Don & Family. I am so sorry for your loss, you have my deepest sympathy. Karen was a sweet person.

Keith Streeter 2018-02-02T14:52:50

Don and Family,
I’m sorry for your loss

Nikole A Weiss 2018-02-02T09:42:45

Tracy and family

My sympathies to you on your loss of your beautiful Angel Karen. I’m sending hugs and prayers for all of you during this difficult time. Love you

Carol Ann Everett

Carol Ann Everett 2018-02-02T07:42:52

All of us, at Farm and Fleet, are thinking of you, Quinn and your family. We are sorry for your loss.

Belvidere Farm and Fleet Employees 2018-02-01T07:39:38

We send our sorrow and love to Don and all of Karen’s family and
do wish we could be there to share the sadness with you.
Uncle Erv & Aunt Millie

Spevak 2018-01-31T12:03:49

Don, Mike & family,
So sorry to hear about Karen she was a sweet lady. May God comfort you during your time of loss. Karen is finally at peace.

aj daniels 2018-01-31T08:49:46

Don and family I am so very sorry for your loss. Karen had a wonderful smile and appreciation for some of life’s simple pleasures, like a bowl of ice cream. My apologies that I will be unable to pay my respects in person.

‘Chevy’ Yvonne Peterson 2018-01-30T20:18:27

Sorry for your loss

Harold e. Haws jr. Branson mo. 2018-01-30T18:51:36

Sorry for yourloss

Harold e. Haws jr. 2018-01-30T18:48:25

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