Karen Rivera

Karen I. Rivera

1946 - 2018

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Obituary of Karen Rivera

Karen I. Rivera, 72, of Muscatine, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.  Services will be held on Monday, November 26, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Interment will be in Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery.   Following the interment, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Community Room. Visitation will be held on Monday from 10:00 A.M. until service time at the funeral home.  In lieu of flowers, memorials a memorial fund has been established at the funeral home in Karen’s name. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.lewisfuneralhomes.com.

 

Karen Irene Tompkins was born on July 19, 1946 in Muscatine, Iowa, the daughter of John William and Ella Louise (McKillip) Tompkins.  Karen was a graduate of Muscatine High School and had worked as a private duty aide at Community Health Resources, retiring in the Summer of 1999.  She enjoyed camping, fishing, computer games, gambling, playing bingo and spending time with her friends and family, especially the grandchildren. 

 

Karen will be deeply missed by her children, Crystal (James) Gault, Robert (Lori Richmond) Delano, Troy (Susan) Delano and Steven (Billie) Delano all of Muscatine; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; brothers, Wilbur Tompkins of Florida, John (Judy) Tompkins, Jr. of Muscatine and Ivan Tompkins of Tipton; and sisters, Wilma Walwer of Defiance and Carol Cubbage of Muscatine. 

 

Karen was preceded in death by her parents and three sisters, Bernice Tompkins, Betty Cook and Mabel Goff.

Monday
26
November

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday, November 26, 2018
Geo M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services
2907 Mulberry Avenue
Muscatine, Iowa, United States
563-263-8112
Monday
26
November

Funeral Services

11:00 am - 11:45 am
Monday, November 26, 2018
Geo M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services
2907 Mulberry Avenue
Muscatine, Iowa, United States
563-263-8112
Monday
26
November

Interment

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Monday, November 26, 2018
Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery
3300 Mulberry Avenue
Muscatine, Iowa, United States

Luncheon

. Following the interment, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Geo. M. Wittich-Lewis Community Room.