In Remembrance

Karen Upton

January 31, 1940 - January 2, 2018

Burial Date January 12, 2018

A Celebration of Karen’s Life will be held 12:00 – 3:00 pm, Friday January 12, 2018 at the American Legion, 5814 Grand Ave, Duluth, MN.

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Karen Upton, 77, passed away peacefully Tuesday January 2, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Duluth. She was born January 31, 1940 in Emerson, Manitoba.

Karen married Earl Upton on January 31, 1959 and together they raised their boys in Duluth. She worked as a manager at Shopper City for 17 years. A loving mother and grandmother; she enjoyed tending her flowers and gardening. Karen was dearly loved and will be missed by her family and friends.

She is preceded in death by; her husband Earl; her parents.

Karen is survived by; two sons John (Stephanie) Upton, Pete (Carrie) Upton; five grandchildren, Adam (Chelsea), Allie (Tyler), Luke (Kasa), Will (Amy), Cheryl (Joe); two great-grandchildren Katie, Carter, Rubee, Royce; extended family members and many friends.

A Celebration of Karen’s Life will be held 12:00 – 3:00 pm, Friday January 12, 2018 at the American Legion, 5814 Grand Ave, Duluth, MN.