Karen Sue Stephens passed away peacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Monday, August 3, 2020 at the age of 70 years old. She was born December 29, 1949 in Columbus, Ohio and was a graduate of West High School. She loved her family, cooking, crafts, Southern Ohio, especially the Hocking Hills area. She was preceded in death by her parents, Margaret and William (Art) Downs, her husband, William E (Bill) Stephens and grandson, Dale J Hill. She is survived by son, Noah (Tricia) Stephens, step-daughter Charity (Carl) Wheeler, step-son William E. Stephens II, grandchildren, Aiden, Madison and Austin, great grandchild, Devin, sisters Pam (DJ) Brannon and Patty (Chris) Coleman, God-daughter Missy Mattox-Turner, God-sons Mark and Jake Mattox, lifelong friends, Margaret and Paul Misch and many other family and friends.
A Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at Pearson Metropark, 761 S Lallendorf Rd, Oregon, OH 43616 at the Black Swamp Shelter, Parking lot 4. Gathering at 12:30 pm, and service at 1:00. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the GoFundMe funeral fund at http://gf.me/u/yk3u52.