Karen Merriam, 66, formerly of Stevens Point and Plover, died Sunday May 12, 2013, in Wisconsin Rapids.
Memorial services were held Wednesday, May 15, at the Shuda – Plover Funeral Home.
Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mrs. Merriam was born April 15, 1947, in Port Washington, a daughter of the late Donovan and Janet (Myers) Ivey.
She lived in the Milwaukee area until moving to the Stevens Point area in 1972.
She worked as an activity director for nursing homes in the area until ill health forced her retirement.
Survivors include one daughter, Donna (Chad) Kandler, Goose Creek, S.C.; one brother, “Butch” (Carol) Ivey, Mosinee; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one sister.