1947 - 2018
Karen Agnes Oevering, passed away in Taber on Friday, October 26, 2018 at the age of 71 years.
A private service was held.
Karen is survived by her son Donald Oevering of Taber and her daughter Rosalind Sims of Lethbridge. She is also survived by her former son-in-law Harold Sims and her grandchildren Casey Sims (Bethany Mitchell), Thomas Sims, Shania Sims and Shae-lyn Sims. She will be fondly remembered by her in-laws Pete (Nel) Oevering, Gerald (Tina) Oevering, Richard Oevering, Mike Oevering, sister-in-law Elisabeth Oevering and by numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents David and Claire Holmes; her companion Bill Cearns; her former husband Newton Oevering; parents-in-law Paul and Mary Oevering; in-laws Charlie (Mary) Oevering, George Oevering and Orla Oevering.
Karen was born in Pincher Creek on October 24, 1947.
She will always be remembered by her family for her homemade bread, buns, pies, cinnamon buns and cookies.
Karen loved horses, dogs, cats and her birds. She passed her love of animals on to her children and grandchildren.
Karen will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
The family would like to thank the staff of Good Samaritan Linden View in Taber for caring for her.