Karen Gordon
May 12, 1950 - April 16, 2014
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Pathways Church
110 South Nicolet Road
Appleton, WI
Monday 4/21, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Pathways Church
110 South Nicolet Road
Appleton, WI
Monday 4/21, 11:00 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

Karen Gordon, age 63, passed away surrounded by her family on April 16, 2014, after a brief illness at the Appleton Medical Center. She was born on May 12, 1950, in Appleton, the daughter of the late Allan and Annette (Maher) Sonkowsky. Karen graduated from Appleton East High School in 1968 and went on to…

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Pastor & Mrs. Mark Weiss left a message on April 22, 2014:

We are Very Sad to hear about Karen. We know she is Heaven with Guy.
She so loved him & all of her family!
I remember Karen with all the cubbies in Awana. She loved all the kids in Church!
Our hearts & prayers are with the Family.
Our deepest Sympathy.
Love You!!!!

John Maher left a message on April 21, 2014:

Our hearts go out to the Sonkowsky and Gorden famileys for the loss of Karen, she will always be in our hearts.
Love Uncle jack and Aunt Shirley

Tom Maher left a message on April 21, 2014:

We are sorry for your big loss: mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and niece to us. The gathering place has held you all together. First Alan and Annette then Guy and Karen. Stay together and encourage each other. We are so sorry we couldn't be there.
Love Uncle Tom and Aunt Carol

Gene Sonkowsky left a message on April 19, 2014:

Karen was everybody's queen of hearts,she was my ace of hearts.As I look up the street I already miss a hug,a cup of coffee,,and a cookie,usually taking a few cookies home to share with Debbie.When I would bring her some spanish rice,she would return the bowl a couple days later,saying "You really need to make some spanish rice some day,it's been such a long time since you made any". She was a good friend to all,and I miss her dearly. Gene

Wanda Bhatt left a message on April 18, 2014:

Karen was a best friend all through childhood and high school. We attended the same church and shared so many wonderful memories together especially at Spencer Lake Bible Camp. We have still kept in touch over the years and I will miss her (and Guy's) delightful Christmas letters of all their adventures. They lived full, wonderful lives and now are in the presence of their Lord and Savior. At that I rejoice because they knew Jesus and had committed their lives to Him. I know she will be greatly missed and my condolences to her family, especially Sue, Steve, Gene, Eden and Shane. Still friends after all these years, Wanda

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Cody and Allison Van Thull left a message on April 18, 2014:

With our deepest sympathy.
Wishing her family peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in their hearts.

John & Bill Reuter left a message on April 18, 2014:

Eden, our deepest sympathy to a good friend and your family

Jessica Roberts left a message on April 18, 2014:

I Was sad to hear about Guy at Adrian Cruz's funeral and now sad to hear of Karen, a beautiful Lady. I would love to come to the funeral but we will be out of town. My prayers will be with the family. Let me know if yall need anything. Jessica (Meek) Roberts

theresa left a message on April 18, 2014:

Eden,Susie,Shane my thoughts n Prayers are sent as your family is going through this hard time. May God comfort you n Surround you all with loved ones n many memories

Bev & Mike Plamann left a message on April 18, 2014:

Dear Eden,

My heart aches for you. You and your family are definitely in my prayers. I am not sure I will be able to leave work for the service, my apologies in advance in case I don\'t make it. I love you. You are strong and you have the strength of the Lord on your side.

Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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