Karen Siechert

Born in Marshalltown, IA
Born on Apr 10, 1940
Departed on May 8, 2020

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Karen K. Siechert, 80 of Marion died Friday May 8, 2020 at the Mercy Hospice House in Hiawatha. Private services will be on Monday at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Entombment in Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.

Survivors include two daughters Tamara (Michael) Fensterman of Cedar Rapids and Kimberly (Michael) Katalinich of Hiawatha. She is also survived by two grandchildren Stephanie (Jake) Tjepkes and Rachel Fensterman. She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

Karen was born on April 10, 1940 in Marshalltown the daughter of Fred and Alice (Nekola) Saver. She married Carl W. Siechert on September 23, 1961 in Cedar Rapids. Carl passed away in 2018.

Karen was a cook at AEGON and retired from there after many years of service. She enjoyed hosting both family and friends and everyone delighted in her cooking and fabulous baked goods. Karen was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother whose memory will be cherished by all who knew and loved her.

Memorial donations may be given to the Parkinson’s Foundation.