HAWARDEN—Patsy Ann Karr, 65, Hawarden, died Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at the Hillcrest Health Care Services in Hawarden. There will be a memorial service at 10 a.m. Friday, May 22, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hawarden, with the Rev. Joshua Lowe officiating. A private family burial will be at Grace Hill Cemetery in Hawarden. Arrangements are under the direction of Porter Funeral Home in Hawarden.
The memorial service was livestreamed at “Trinity Lutheran Church Hawarden Iowa” Facebook page.
In lieu of flowers, memorials and acts of kindness may be sent to Trinity Lutheran Church, LCMS of Hawarden. Condolences may be sent to www.porterfuneralhomes.com.
Pasty Karr, the daughter of Raymond and Bernice (Boisen) Eilts, was born July 15, 1954, in Hawarden. Pat grew up in Chatsworth and graduated from West Sioux High School in 1972. Pat married Terry Karr on July 17, 1974, and together they had three children, Travis, Tracie and Landon. They made their home in Hawarden where Pat was a homemaker for 46 years. Pat was baptized and confirmed in Trinity Lutheran Church, LCMS where she was a member her entire life.
Pat is survived by her son, Travis (Alisa) Karr of Carson, VA, and daughter, Tracie (Jim) McManaman of Hawarden; daughter-in-law, Kim Johnson; grandchildren, Grayson and Fletcher Karr and Emma and Ian McManaman; siblings, Gloria Unruh, Mary Van Wyhe, and John Eilts; mother-in-law, Luella Karr; and many nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Terry Karr; son, Landon Karr; parents, Raymond and Bernice Eilts; brothers, Bobby and Richard Eilts; and father-in-law, David Kenyon Karr.