Karen Marie Allbaugh, age 54, of Monroe, Wisconsin died Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at her home. She was born April 27, 1959 in Dodgeville, WI the daughter of Reuben and Berniece Holmes and graduated from Iowa Grant High School in 1977.
Karen married Steven Allbaugh in Monfort, WI on September 26, 1981. She retired from Walmart in Monroe, as a sales associate. She was a member of St. Victor's Catholic Church and loved to collect "fiesta ware," Indian dolls, and was very proud of her grandchildren; Tatum and Colin.
Karen is survived by her husband, Steven, of Monroe; a son, Shawn Allbaugh of Sun Prairie; daughter, Leslie (Jamie) Boyle of Browntown; 2 grandchildren, Tatum and Colin; mother, Berniece Graber of Dodgeville; brothers, Steve (Bonnie) Holmes of Dodgeville, Greg "Buck" (Tina) Holmes of Steamboat Springs, CO; sister, Kathy "Chip" (Brian) Lundell of Dodgeville. She was predeceased by her father and step-father, George "Pep" Graber.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at the Shriner-Hager-Gohlke Funeral Home with Father Larry Bakke Celebrating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10:00 to noon Tuesday, February 4 at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family at: shriner111.com.