---- — Karen A. Dees, 47, of Indianapolis, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013.
She was born Aug. 10, 1966, in Indianapolis.
Karen earned her Bachelor’s Degree in marketing from Ball State University in 1988. She was program coordinator for the Domestic Violence Network.
She was a member of Southeastern Church of Christ.
Her father, Murray L. Dees, preceded her in death. Survivors include her mother, Carol A. Dees; sister, Kelly (Larry) Knotts; brother, Michael (Karyn) Dees; nephew, Jackson Dees; niece, Kayla Knotts; and companion, Clyde Jarrett and his son, Charlie Jarrett.
Visitation is 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at G. H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home, 5141 Madison Ave.
Services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 23, at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lebanon.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Southside Animal Shelter, 1614 W. Edgewood Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46217.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.ghherrmann.com.