Died Monday, June 5, 2023 at Methodist Fremont Health
Karen was born March 13, 1952 in Wayne, Nebraska to Carl and Donna 'Allvin' Nelson. She was raised in Osmond and graduated from Osmond High School in 1970. She and her young family lived in Omaha, Plainview and Norfolk before eventually moving to Fremont. She worked several jobs including Interiors by Joan, Oriental Trading Company and finally for several years worked at Sav-Rx. Karen loved to play cards at the Eagles Club with her friends, she also enjoyed crocheting and reading.
Sons - Eric (Ruthie) Hughes of Fremont
Aaron (Amanda) Hughes of Kearney
Wade Hughes of Fremont
7 grandchildren - Madisyn, Scarlett and Hudson Hughes
Owen, Emersyn, Declan and Oliver Hughes
Brother - Kirk Nelson of Plainview
Sisters - June (Bruce) Marshall of Onalaska, TX.
Cloe (Dan) Duckwiler of Beardstown, IL.
Val (Tim) Neuhaus of Plainview
Amy (Scott) Vyhlidal of Elkhorn
many nieces, nephews and other family members
Karen was preceded in death by her parents.
The funeral will be 10am, Friday, June 9, 2023 at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel in Fremont. Burial will follow in the Danish Cemetery near Plainview. Memorials can be directed to the family. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the funeral home.
Online guestbook at www.Ludvigsenmortuary.com