June 30, 1938 – January 28, 2013
Karen Marie Shipman, 74, passed from this life on Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at Mercy Hospice in Johnston, Iowa. In agreement with Karen’s wishes, private graveside services will be held at Cedar Lawn Cemetery in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
She is survived by her daughter, Karen Kay (Rodney) Peterson of Omaha, NE. Karen was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Donald James Shipman.
Memorials may be directed in Karen Shipman’s name to Animal Lifeline of Iowa, P.O. Box 12; Carlisle, IA 50047.
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