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Welcome to Karen Carlson's Website. The Lord took her home on December 11, 2007.

Memorial Service details below. We have added a few photos and we will continue to post updates for you.

To honor Karen, please consider donating to the Camp Gilead Capital Campaign:

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30919 NE Carnation Farm Road
Carnation, WA 98014

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In His Name


Kerry Meyer posted a new journal entry.

It was a blessing to have so many people share in the memories of Karen this morning. If you were unable to attend the memorial service, we have provided the slideshow and ... Read more

Jan Lown signed Karen's Guestbook.

Sincere and heartfelt sympathies to all of the Ceilley and Carlson family members. At times like this, it is the strength that we can call upon from our loved ones to help ... Read more

Samantha Zubak signed Karen's Guestbook.

My condolences to the Carlson and Ceilley families. I never met Karen's 2nd family, but grew up with the first one in Cedar Falls and spent many many days there as close ... Read more

Judy Weber signed Karen's Guestbook.

Jim, I have kept informed about Karen's progress through Joanne Hartzell. Each year at Christmas time she would share your Christmas letter with me and we would marvel at ... Read more

Paula Niedert Elliott signed Karen's Guestbook.

To the Ceilley and Carlson Families, I am so sad to hear of Karen's passing. Karen was so bright and engaged with those around her. I can see she has had a most profound ... Read more

maggie connell signed Karen's Guestbook.

My prayers and thoughts are with the Carlson family. Karen and I were classmates from elementary school through high school. I could see from the slide show and the web ... Read more

Sarita Wardlow signed Karen's Guestbook.

To Karen's Family, Mike graduated with Karen at Columbus. We are very sad to hear the news. It was inspiring to see the slideshow - the difference Karen made here and ... Read more

Kim Dahms signed Karen's Guestbook.

Bernie, I just wanted to tell you how sorry I am to hear about your daughter. You have raised a wonderful Christian family and I know that it gives you peace to know that ... Read more

Rose Quirk signed Karen's Guestbook.

Carlson & Ceilley Families: My thoughts and prayers are with you. I was a classmate with Karen at Columbus High School. And, in reading all the great works she did, I ... Read more

Trish O'Loughlin signed Karen's Guestbook.

Carlson and Ceilley families, Just wanted you to know that you have my deepest sympathy in the loss of your beloved Karen. Karen and I were high school classmates, ... Read more

JoDee Schmit Schmit signed Karen's Guestbook.

Carlson and Ceilley families...please know my thoughts and prayers are with you. I graduated with Karen from CHS in 1975. She was an inspiration to all! I knew she was ... Read more

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