Karen Dannewitz

( Probst )

1948 - 2006

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Karen L. Probst, 57, of Aurora, passed peacefully at home on March 6, 2006. She was born on September 16, 1948 to Donald and Betty (Parker) Dannewitz. She married Richard W. Probst on January 24, 1969, and they spent 33 wonderful years together before he passed away in 2002.

Karen was a 1966 graduate of East Aurora High. She enjoyed gardening, painting and spending time with her family and friends. She is survived by her loving children, Richard (Tanya) Probst of Buchingham, IL and Sean (Kellie) Probst of Plano, IL; seven grandchildren, Mikey Norman of Sandwich, Richard Lee, Brian and Cheyenne Probst of Buchingham, IL and Nikki, Randy and Jakob Probst of Plano, IL; a brother, David Dannewitz of Paw Paw, IL; and two sisters, Wendy (John) Winston of Mississippi and Donna (Jay) Long of Arkansas; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard W. Probst; her parents, Donald and Betty Dannewitz; maternal grandparents, Mary and Emil Tillis and paternal grandparents, Etta and Earnest Dannewitz.

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