Karen was born in Van Nuys, California, on August 7, 1948, to Ray and Barbara Matzenbacher. She passed away on September 12, 2012, in Sheridan, Wyoming. Karen was a free spirit and loved the mountains. She was very smart and had a great sense of humor. She attended Yosemite Community College. Her cooking skills were renowned, which led to many years in the food industry. Karen is survived by her 94 year old mother, Barbara, her sister, Lynn Hamm, her brother, Mike Matzenbacher, sister-in-law Connie, and nephews, Travis, Max and Marc. She was preceded in death by her father, Ray, and her beloved niece, Kelley Fischer.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.