Karen A. Birkett Spangenberg, Beloit WI (1961-2013)
October 10, 1961 - November 27, 2013
Karen A. Birkett Spangenberg, 52, of Beloit, WI, died Wed., Nov. 27, 2013 in her home. She was born Oct. 10, 1961, in Beloit, WI, the daughter of Royce and Sharon (Bowman) Birkett. Karen was a graduate of Beloit Turner High School. She married William “Bill” Spangenberg in Janesville, WI.
Karen loved her family and they were the most important thing in her life. She enjoyed gardening and her flowers. Karen was a member of the Walking Warriors Support Group. She wore her heart on her sleeve and shared it with everyone. Karen attended Central Christian Church.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Spangenberg; son, Matthew Fegre; her mother, Sharon Birkett; sisters and brothers: Sara (Tom) Hansen, Mark Birkett, Patrick Birkett and Susanne (Brian) Kath; nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, aunts, uncles and many friends.
The family would like to thank the Rock County Cancer Coalition for all their support.
She was predeceased by her father and sister, Marta.
Funeral services will be 12 Noon Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in CENTRAL CHRISTIAN CHURCH, 2460 Milwaukee Road, Beloit, WI, with Pastor David Meding officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the CHURCH. Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI, assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com