Karen E. Brown

Karen E. Brown, 67, passed away peacefully at home with family May 16, 2020 in Fargo ND. She was an amazing and loving mother, grandmother, wife, sister, aunt and neighbor. She enjoyed helping people however she could and working with her hands. Whether it be remodeling or gardening or quilting she was always doing something creative. Her hobbies also included watching NASCAR and going to the dirt track races to cheer on her family as it was a tradition. In her younger years, Karen was a union carpenter working construction and also worked at Cass Clay Creamery. She had an incredible drive to always move forward and improve things.

Karen was preceded in death by her husband Robert Brown. She is survived by her three children, Rochelle, Sarah, and Steven and four grandchildren Corrina, Monica, Ethan, and Ava.

A private memorial service will be held and live streamed on the Hanson-Runsvold website at 10:00 am, Saturday, May 23. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Fargo, ND.

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Arrangements by Hanson-Runsvold Funeral Home - Fargo, ND.

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