Karren Ann Sadler
April 21, 1943 — Oct. 3, 2015

Karren Ann Sadler, 72, of Dousman, died at her home on Saturday, October 3, 2015.

She was born Karren Ann Specht on April 21, 1943, to the late Richard and Carolyn (McCann) Specht in Milwaukee.

Karren was a member of the graduating class of 1961 from Wauwatosa High School. On May 4, 1963, Karren was united into marriage to John Sadler in Elm Grove.

Karren is survived by her husband of 52 years, John; three children, Paul (Cathy) Sadler of Mukwonago, Michael (Ann) Sadler of Eagle and Brett (Nancy) Sadler of Eagle; five grandchildren, Lauren (fiance Aaron Syverson) Sadler, Daniel Sadler, Amanda Sadler, Alexander Sadler and Jacob Sadler; one brother, Warren (Zita) Specht of Providence, R.I.; and one sister, Carolyn (Harry) Dasher of Brookfield.

Visitation for Karren will be on Thursday, October 8, from 4:00pm till 8:00pm at Thelen Funeral Services in North Prairie. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, October 9, at 11:00am at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Genesee Depot. There will be a short visitation in church from 10:00am until the time of service Friday.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, the family has asked that you make a donation in Karren’s name to the Sadler family for distribution at a later date. If you so choose to, send a donation to: Sadler Family, c/o Thelen Funeral Service, P.O. Box 186, North Prairie, WI 53153.

Thelen Funeral Services, 262-392-4251, is honored to be assisting the Sadler family. To leave an online condolence, please visit