ZWIRNER, Karen (nee Rees)


October 12, 1951 to August 14, 2020 ~ Peacefully at Sault Area Hospital at age 68 with her family by her side.

Cherished wife of Vern. Mother of Kerrilyn Conway (Chad Laroue), Paula Bruzas (Jason) and Peter Conway. Step mother of Natalie Zwirner and Karl Zwirner (Jennifer). Grandma of Keith, Brendan, Kara, Alayna, Travis, Josh, Nathan, Grayson, Katie and Ava. Great grandmother of Noah, Zavier, Zaxtyn, Skyla and Emmie. Sister of Kathie Martin (Hank). Daughter in law of Karl and Anna Blij. Predeceased by her parents Alexander and Irene Rees and siblings Doreen Brandvold (the late Ole), Don Rees and Richard Rees (Suzette). Will be remembered by many nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Algoma Manor in Thessalon for their compassionate care.

A come and go celebration of Karen’s life will be held at Paula and Jason’s on Saturday, August 22, 2020 between 1pm and 5pm.