Karen Renee (Lovdahl) Chennault, 56, of Sharon, WI, died peacefully, May 29, 2021 at SwedishAmerican Hospital in Rockford, IL. She was born February 27, 1965 in Monmouth, IL to the late Theodore E. Lovdahl and Sarah “Eunice” Jesso. Karen graduated high school and attended Rock Valley College and Pikes Peak receiving her Certified Nursing Assistant degree and working as a CNA. She was a fan of sports, especially the Dallas Cowboys football team and watched murder mysteries. She absolutely adored her grandkids.
Karen will be loved and missed by her mother, Sarah and stepdad, Joe Beckman; son, Dustin (MC) Chennault, daughter, Kelly Chennault, son, DJ (Lacie) Chennault, and daughter Steffany Chennault; brother, Gene ( Alice) Lovdahl, sister, Krystal Graham and sister, Rachael Clem; grandchildren, Jayten, Kyra, Kayde, Landen and Keean; special kids, T.J. (Lisa) Graham, Karen (Matt) Camp and Alexis (Jacob) Oltendorf; and multiple nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her father, Theodore; paternal and maternal grandparents; numerous aunts and uncles; and brothers, Tim and Tom Lovdahl.
A visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Thursday, June 3, 2021, at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL 61008. A funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, June 3, 2021, at the funeral home. Rev. Jim Bell will officiate. In lieu of flowers, make donations to SwedishAmerican Foundation Uncompensated Patient Care. To share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com. Arrangements in care of Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL 61008.