Karen Lynn Sheets

Liverpool – Karen Lynn Sheets, 53, of Liverpool, passed away at 5:15 PM on Friday, January 5, 2018 at her residence. She was born on January 18, 1964 in Canton to Otis and Carol (Smith) Heffren. She married Randy Sheets on September 16, 2017 in Liverpool, IL. He survives.

Also surviving is her father, Otis; two children, Otis R. Schrodt of Lewistown and Amanda L. Richardson of Washington; two step children, Chris Sheets of Lewistown and Randi Jo (Josh) Black of Lewistown; six grandchildren; two sisters, Debra Heffren of Lewistown and Rebecca (Alfred) Seward of Ipava; lifelong friend, Patti Oest; and her fur babies, Sophie and Molly.

Karen is preceded in death by her mother, Carol and one brother, Donald Otis Heffren.

Karen had 20 plus years working at Headstart in Lewistown, IL. She loved boating, dancing, shuffleboard, and a clean house. Karen was always happy and the life of the room.

Services will be held at 12 PM noon on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Sedgwick Funeral Homes & Crematory in Canton, IL, where a visitation will be held from 10-Noon. Jayson Herrick will officiate. Following the service, burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown, IL. Memorials can be made to Fulton County Humane Society. To view Karen’s DVD or to make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

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18 Responses to Karen Lynn Sheets

  1. Jeff & Chris Mahr says:

    Randy – We are so sorry for your loss. Please let us know if there is anything we can do or if you need to talk.

  2. So sorry and sad,,many great memories, going miss you so much rip Karen…my thoughts are with you Randy, lil Deb and rest of family… love you always and forever… godspeed…. Otis and Amanda…so sorry Love you guys also…stay strong

  3. Jesse Stufflebeam says:

    Randy– So sorry for your loss.

  4. Mary Woodruff says:

    Our deepest condolences of the sudden passing of Karen. Please don’t hesitate to let us know if we can help with anything. She was such a beautiful lady and we know she will be greatly missed. Hugs to all the family. sincerely, Mary (schnarr) Woodruff and family and Corby Schnarr.

  5. Heather Taylor says:

    Randy I am so sorry for your loss.

  6. janet and bob west says:

    Karen was so loved by all. So sorry for your loss Randy and the whole family.

  7. MaryLou Belless says:

    Our love and condolences to each of you–God is lucky————MaryLou and sons—-John–Wayne and Kirk Belless

  8. Erin Merrill Matt5 says:

    We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ~ The Merrill Family

  9. Erin Merrill Matt5 says:

    We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ~ The Merrill Family

  10. Elizabeth Haines says:

    I’m so very sorry for your loss of Karen, she was the life of the party, her sudden passing is such a shock, and a terrible tragedy, our sincerest sympathy and condolences to you All, she will be truly missed. RIP Karen Sheets 😢 You All are in our thoughts and prayers. So very sorry.

  11. Becky Black says:

    Randy, Terry and I are so sorry for your loss,you are in our prayers and thoughts.

  12. Billy and Tiffany Grzanich says:

    Randy and family. We are so sorry to hear about the sudden loss of karen. She always knew how to put a smile on faces, she was such a beautiful soul! I was glad to have been able to consider you guys my friends!(even tho we were the bad ones/the night of your reception lol) Our son absolutely loved karen as his teacher, he always had a story to tell us when he got home from prek about her. I can only imagine what you all are going through at this sad time as for myself am still mourning the loss of bill. I want you to know that billy and I are here for you guys if you need anything, don’t hesitate to ask. HUGS!!

  13. In Jesus name we pray for comfort and peace

  14. Geno & Deb Castellani says:

    So sorry to hear of Karen’s passing. Our condolences to you and yours. Stay strong Randy, and let us know if you ever need anything. Had some good times, especially deer season at Carl’s. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

  15. Lorenda Spilker says:

    Our deepest sympathy to Karen’s entire family. I can remember Karen growing up down the street. She and her sisters were lots of fun back in those days as we grew up. She was always friendly and had a great smile for everyone. Lorenda and Alvin Spilker.

  16. Dick and Mickie Dye says:

    Randy Please except our sincere condolence in your loss of Karen , she will be missed !

  17. Dick and Mickie Dye says:

    Randy , Please except our sincere condolences in your loss of Karen Lynn , she will be missed .

  18. Victor Heffren says:

    My heart goes out to you Randy…A great loss. My brother and myself have great memories to cherish with our cousin. Grateful we have those memories. With all my heart and love, sincerely Huge HUGS!
    Victor Heffren

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