Karen L. Wils, age 72, of 1610 Dakota Avenue, Gladstone, passed away Monday evening May 17, 2010 at the University of Illinois Chicago Medical Center following complications from a stroke.
Karen was born July 8, 1937 in Escanaba the daughter of Patrick and Isabel (Latimer) LaPorte. Karen was raised in Escanaba and Gladstone and she was a 1955 graduate of Gladstone High School.
Karen was married to Fern Dahlgren and they made their home in Gladstone where they raised their 4 children. She was employed with the Terrace Motel and O.S.F. Hospital.
Karen was united in marriage to James