Karen Nosek

Karen Nosek, 67, of Oconomowoc, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2010.

Karen is survived by her children, Wes (Rebecca) Nosek of Oconomowoc, Dave (Emmie) Nosek of Oconomowoc and Liz (Bill) Tetting of Oconomowoc; parents, Wesley and Dorothy Podany; sisters, Claire Anne (Duane) Robinson and Janelle (Gil) Flores; brother, James (Linda) Podany; grandchildren, Jonah, Ellis, Faith, Hannah, Ella, Mackenzie and Will, who all called her "Mimi Kar"; along with many other relatives and friends.

Karen was preceded in death by a brother, Wesley "George" Podany; and her grandmother, Ella Podany.

Karen was an avid bridge player. She was very committed and involved in her church and serving the Lord. She loved being around her grandchildren. Karen was a special mother and grandmother who will forever be in our hearts. We love you and miss you.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. memorial service Thursday, May 27, at Oakwood Church, 3041 Oakwood Road, Hartland. A private burial took place Saturday, May 15, for the family.

Memorials are suggested to Oakwood Church or Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, 14 Pennsylvania Plaza, Suite 1400, New York, NY 10122.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com