|Birth: ||May 25, 1942|
|Death: ||Jan. 11, 2012|
Karen Hageman, age 69, of Burr Oak, Iowa died on Wednesday, January 11, 2012, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, January 14, 2012, at Assumption Catholic Church in Canton, MN, with Rev. Donald Schmitt presiding. Burial will be in St. Bridget's Catholic Cemetery in Bluffton, IA.
Friends may call from 3:00-7:00 p.m., on Friday at the Schluter-Balik Funeral Home, 604 South Avenue, and also after 9:30 a.m., at the church on Saturday morning.
Karen Louise (McCabe) Hageman was born May 25, 1942, the daughter of Howard and Charlotte (O'Brien) McCabe in Decorah, Iowa. Karen attended grade school in Bluffton and graduated from Decorah High School in 1960. She worked at McCabe's Supper Club in Burr Oak and for Harmony Enterprise Company, in Harmony, MN. Karen was united in marriage to Ronald Hageman on June 13, 1981, at St. Agnes-Plymouth Rock Catholic Church, by Rev. Donald Hawes. Karen worked for Northeast Iowa Community Action as a bookkeeper for thirty years, retiring on May 25, 2005. Karen also helped her husband Ron at Barney's Bar and Grill in Burr Oak over the years. She enjoyed shopping, visiting with friends, and traveling, especially to Mexico and Ireland with family and friends. Above anything else, Karen loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Karen was a member of the Assumption Catholic Church in Canton, MN.
Karen is survived by her husband: Ron Hageman, Burr Oak, IA. One daughter: Sue (John) Ryan, Cresco, IA. One son: Pat Hoppe, Decorah, IA. Four grandchildren: Travis (Abby) Ryan, Trisha (Joel) Wenthold, Caitlyn Hoppe and Blake Hoppe. Two great grandchildren: Tylar & Hayden Wenthold. One sister: Nancy (Richard) White, Bluffton, IA. One brother: Jerome (Carol) McCabe, Albany, GA. One sister-in-law: Marsha (Gary) Osting, Ames, IA, along with many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Karen was preceded in death by her parents: Howard McCabe and Charlotte McCabe. Two sons: Jeffrey Hoppe on March 4, 2001 and David Hoppe on Nov. 18, 2003. Her father and mother-in-law: Parnell and Nora Hageman.
Howard L. McCabe (1917 - 2007)
Charlotte Rose O'Brien McCabe (1918 - 1986)
David Eugene Hoppe (1960 - 2003)*
Jeffrey Lane Hoppe (1963 - 2001)*
Saint Bridgets Cemetery
Created by: Dolores Wigal
Record added: Oct 29, 2012
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