Donna R. Karr 1934-2016


Donna Rose Karr, 81, Cameron, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, June 9, 2016.

Donna was born on November 29, 1934 in Kidder to Rueben and Nellie (Heldenbrand) Gooding and attended Winston schools. 

She lived in Cameron over 55 years working with various companies including the Cameron Phone Company, Cameron Insurance Company, and Crossroads Assembly of God Church.  She was an active member of the local TOPS club and her church until she became homebound.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald Dean Karr, Cameron; her three children, Linda (Drew) Fones, Toronto, Ontario, Steve Karr and Kevin (Nicki) Karr of Cameron; 6 grandchildren Jason, Jacinda, Legand, Chelsey, Skylar and Amanda; 10 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Jacob Karr and siblings.

Donna loved and cared for her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and extended family. Other hobbies and interest for Donna were quilting, gardening and flowers.

Memorial service will be 3:00 PM, Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Crossroads Assembly of God, Church. Visitation: 1:30-3:00 PM, prior to the service. Inurnment: Cameron Memory Gardens, Cameron. Memorial donations to St. Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute C/O Saint Luke’s Foundation 4225 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64111 or online at Arrangements by Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron. 

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