September 26, 2020
- 1:30 PM
September 26, 2020
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Karen’s Live Streamed Celebration of Life Service can be viewed below starting at 1:00 P.M.:
Karen L. Hearnen, 79, West Fargo, ND, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 10, 2020 at her home under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley and Griswold Home Care.
Karen was born March 15, 1941 in Braham, MN to Carl and Alice (Carlson) Anderson. She grew up on the family farm near Grasston, MN, with 8 siblings, parents, grandparents, and uncles. After graduation in 1959, she moved to Minneapolis to find work. There she met her future husband, Jerry Hearnen. They were married on May 18, 1963 and had 3 children.
Karen loved reading and Swedish Club as well as baking, music, Jeopardy (which she has watched since its inception) and especially coffee and donuts!
She is survived by her children: Jean (Jeff) Peterson, Fargo, ND; Peggy (Brian Haskin) Curtis, Farmington, MN; Kevin (Terri) Hearnen, New Hope, MN; 5 grandchildren: John (Sammi) Peterson, Fargo, ND; Kellie Peterson, Fargo, ND; Sarah Curtis, Inver Grove Heights, MN; Molly Curtis, Farmington, MN; Olivia Hearnen, New Hope, MN; siblings: Jack (Kathy) Anderson, Braham, MN; Roger Anderson, Braham, MN; Patricia (Mike) Just, Rush City, MN; sister-in-law, Carla Anderson, Garrison, MN; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Alice Anderson; husband Jerry Hearnen; sister, Carol Bemis; brothers: Burton Anderson, Raymond Anderson, Neal Anderson, and Jon Anderson; brother-in-law, Lynn Bemis; sister-in-law, Joanne Anderson; and son-in-law, Dan Curtis.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Celebration of Karen’s Life: 1:30 P.M. Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Boulger Funeral Home, 123 10th Street South, Fargo with visitation starting at 12:30 P.M.
Fellowship Luncheon following service at Trollwood Park, 3664 Elm Street N., Fargo, ND. This is an open-air shelter so dress for the weather.
For those unable to attend the service in person, the service will be viewable online at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com. Masks are REQUIRED at the service. Masks are NOT REQUIRED at the luncheon.
Directions to Trollwood Park from Boulger Funeral Home:
Head East on 2nd Ave S. toward 10th St. S.
Turn left on 10th Street S.
Turn right on 19th Ave. N.
Turn left on Elm Street N.
Turn left on Kandi Lane
Sharp right into parking lot – Main Shelter will be on the right side of parking lot
Karen’s Video Tribute can be viewed below: