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Karen L. Hoskins

Karen L. Hoskins, 76 of Streator passed away Thursday afternoon (Oct. 20th) at Heritage Health Care in Streator.

A visitation will be held on Monday from 10AM-12Noon at the Winterrowd Funeral Home.  Services will be held on Monday at 12Noon at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Phillips Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be her grandchildren.

Karen was born on September 29, 1940 in Streator, IL to Ronald and Erma Hardgrove.

She married James Hoskins on February 5, 1966.  He survives.

Also surviving are children, Amy (Brian) Kelly of El Paso,  Brad (Christy) Hoskins of Streator and  Cari (Joe) Conroy of Elburn, 8 grandchildren, Breanna and  Allison Kelly, Kyle, Taylor and Trevor Hoskins and Ethan, Mason and Porter Conroy sister, Nancy (Ron) Senate of Streator, brother, Ron Hardgrove of Buffalo Grove and great-niece, Holly Vissering of Grand Junction, CO.

She was preceded in death by her parents and nieces, Susan Vissering and Amy Senate.

She graduated in 1958 from Streator High School. Karen was formerly employed at B&R Grocery and was a volunteer at St. Mary’s Hospital.

She was an avid reader and cake baker.

Memorials may be directed to Heritage Health Care Rehabilitation or to The American Cancer Society.

 

Winterrowd Funeral Home

305 S. Park St.

Streator, IL  61364

815-672-2703

www.winterrowdfh.com


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Just learned of Karen's passing. So sorry for you and your family's loss. Karen was always so nice and so much fun when we visited. Glad we got to visit with you guys last June.

Pam & Wayne Hayenga Oct 25 2016 12:00 AM

Jim & family, Sorry to see online of Karen's death. From my times of being around Harvey, Joyce, Rick, & Darlene; I remember you & Karen as such a vibrant and happy young couple. May your faith give you peace during this difficult time. We extend our sympathy to the family.

Gary & Diana Hoskins-Hazelman, Peoria,Il. Oct 22 2016 12:00 AM

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A TRADITION AND SPLENDOR was sent by Jim, Michael,Jim ,Larry and Patty on October 21, 2016

Expression of Sympathy Oct 21 2016 12:00 AM

My fondest memories are the time spent with Karen and family at the farm spending a lazy day visiting. All my joy to all of you, during this time of sadness. I'll keep you all in my prayers and may the good Lord hold Karen tight in his loving arms.

Kevin & LaDonna O'Connell Oct 21 2016 12:00 AM

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A TRADITION AND SPLENDOR was sent by Jim, Michael,Jim ,Larry and Patty on October 21, 2016

Expression of Sympathy Oct 21 2016 12:00 AM

Jim and family, You have my deepest sympathy and prayers. Karen was a great person, we had a lot of fun times in high school. God has a special angel looking down on us.

Carolyn Erler Oct 21 2016 12:00 AM