Karen L. Thomas
Litchfield – Karen L. Thomas, 59 of Litchfield, IL formerly of Virden, IL, passed away Tuesday July 19, 2016 at St. John’s Hospice in Springfield, IL.
Karen was born July 23, 1956 in Springfield, IL a daughter to Elmer R. and Edith (Ramsey) Rogers. She graduated from Lamphier High School in Springfield, IL. Karen worked as a cook at St. John’s Hospital and formerly worked at Bonny’s Bakery in Virden, IL.
Surviving Karen are her daughters, Karie L. (Steven) Loving of Chatham, IL, and Kayla A. (Christopher) Smith of Rota, Spain, a son Kyle L. Thomas of Virden, IL, 6 grandchildren, sister, Janet (Thomas) Miller of Springfield, IL and brother Elmer R. (Joanie) Rogers of Springfield, IL, several nieces and nephews. Preceding in death were her parents, and a brother, Melvin E. Rogers.
Following cremation graveside of ashes will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday July 22, 2016 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Springfield, IL. Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors Project or to Lincoln Land Community College Fund. Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home in Virden, IL in charge of arrangements. Please visit www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com to leave a comment for the family.