|Birth: ||Jul. 17, 1981|
|Death: ||Sep. 8, 2009|
Kari was a victim of domestic abuse. She was found in her apartment after being stabbed multiple times by her ex-boyfriend. He then shot himself and died later at the hospital.
Kari Layne Clawson Kari Layne Clawson, age 28, of Oswego, IL passed away suddenly on Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at her home. She was born on July 17, 1981 in Aurora, IL the daughter of George Randolph and Kathlynn (Gengler) Clawson. Kari was a 1999 graduate of Yorkville High School in Yorkville, IL. She was a talented Hair Stylist and proud to be the owner of Phazes Beauty Experts in Oswego, IL. Kari was "full of life" and loved music and singing. She was always a joy to be with and had the gift of making people laugh. Kari was a loving daughter, granddaughter, niece and cousin who will be deeply missed by both her family and many, many friends. She is survived by her mother, Kathy Brown of Yorkville, IL; her step-father, George Brown of Yorkville, IL; her father, George R. "Randy" Clawson of Carol Stream, IL; her maternal grandmother, Shirley M. Habyan of Montgomery, IL; her maternal grandfather, John (Elaine) Gengler of Cape Coral, FL; her step-great-grandmother, Bessie Gengler of Yorkville, IL; her uncles, Randy (Val) Gengler of Yorkville, IL and Tom (Marcy) Gengler of North Port, FL; her aunt, Lynda (John) Baker of Anchorage, AK; numerous cousins; as well as her dog Rocky; and her many dear friends. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Jim and Doris Clawson; and her maternal step-grandfather, Martin Habyan. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, September 12, 2009 at the Larson-Nelson Funeral Home, 1010 W. South Street in Plano, IL. Interment will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery in Yorkville, IL. Memorials for Kari may be directed to the Kari Clawson Memorial Fund c/o Castle Bank, 109 West Veterans Parkway Yorkville, IL 60560, Attn: Monica Kopecky. Friends may visit from 3:00 until 8:00 P.M. on Friday, September 11, 2009 at the Funeral Home in Plano, IL. Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Homes & Crematory, (630) 552-7211 or www.nelsonfuneralhomes.com
Created by: Suze
Record added: Oct 09, 2009
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