Died suddenly on June 25,2016 at Guelph General Hospital, in her 63 rd year. She was predeceased by her parents Marion and Alton Roy. Karen graduated from the University of Guelph with a BA in psychology and later was highly valued as a drafts person at Omark Canada, now Blount, until chronic health issues and a massive heart attack at age 32 ended her working career. Her interests included art making,photography,music and ,most importantly, her beloved animals. Karen was direct,expressive,had a sense of humour and will be missed by her many friends. There will be no visitation.She will be buried with her parents in Belsyde Cemetery in Fergus at 10:00 am on July18, 2016.