Karen, our wonderful wife, mother, grandma, daughter and sister passed away in Tucson, Arizona on December 17, 2009. Karen was preceded in death by her mother Mary Ann. She is survived by her husband, Mike; sons Steven and Bill (Rachael); granddaughters Ella and Makenzie, her dad William Linhart (Patricia); her sisters Debra Howell, Teresa Hahn and Cheryl (Jim) Eskew and numerous nieces and nephews as well as her other sisters Karen LaMasters and Martha Davison. Karen's loves include her soulmate Mike, their sons and granddaughters, sunsets, fishing and cooking. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday December 20, 2009 at Vistoso Funeral Home, Oro Valley, AZ. Friends may visit with the family from 3:00 until service time.