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Karen Pfister

December 12, 1946 — October 19, 2022


Karen S. Pfister, 75, of Carmi passed away at 9:22 a.m., Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at Linda White Hospice House in Evansville, IN.  She was born in Detroit, Michigan on December 12, 1946 the daughter of Ray and Louella (Higgs) Suttle.  Karen married James F. Pfister, Jr. on April 23, 1993. For the past 14 years, Karen has owned and operated Pfister Realty and was an excellent Broker.  She was an avid golfer and enjoyed playing with Jim and was a member of the Carmi Country Club.

     Karen is survived by her husband of 29 years, Jim; her daughter, Julie Tizzard who is an attorney in New Orleans, LA; a step-son, James Pfister, III of Evansville, IN; two sisters, Sharon (Ron) Kingery of McLeansboro, IL and Judy Ottelle of California. She is preceded in death by her parents.

      A celebration of Karen's life will be held at 4:00 p.m. on October 29, 2022, at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi.  In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Karen's memory to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, and will be accepted at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi, who is in charge of arrangements.

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, October 29, 2022

4:00pm - 9:00 am (Central time)

Campbell Funeral Home Carmi

609 West Main St, Carmi, IL 62821

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