Axeen, Karen Marie (nee Hess)
May 24, 1960 – September 23, 2017
Age 57 of Burnsville and St. Cloud. passed away peacefully surrounded by family. A private family memorial was held. Karen was born to Emil and Odelia (Schreifels) Hess of St Cloud. She is survived by daughters Ashley Hansen and Laura (Jeremiah) Fennell and five grandchildren, Alyssa, AJ and Austin Hansen and Tatem and Emilia Mae Fennell. She was awaiting the birth of another grandson, Loyal Fennell. She is also survived by siblings; Kathleen Wenstrom, St Cloud, MN, Donna (C.J.) Ross of Poway, CA, Susan (Donald) Voges of Lincoln, NE, Jerome (Judy) Hess, St Cloud, MN and Janet (Barclay) Carriar, St Cloud, MN.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sister LeNeve Tody and brothers, Ronald, infant, and Donald.
Karen wished to leave us with this thought: “How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” ~ Winnie the Pooh ~(Published in the St. Cloud Times on Oct.1, 2017).