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Elizabeth "Betty" Karr

Elizabeth “Betty” J. Karr, nee Traub, of Belleville, IL, died Friday, February 10, 2017.

Betty was preceded in death her parents, Earl W. and Irene M. Traub; a brother, Earl Traub; a brother-in-law, Samuel Reid; a daughter-in-law, Connie Karr; an uncle, Harvey Mertz; an aunt, Ida Mertz; a sister-in-law, Alice Mae Traub; and a nephew, Dennis Traub.

Surviving are her husband of 67 years, Adam “Jack” Karr;
two sons, Kevin Karr,
    and Adam “Andy (Julie) Karr;
a daughter, Mimi Karr;
three grandchildren, Adam (Christina) Karr,
    Michael Karr,
    and Lauren Hummel;
and a sister, Shirley Reid.

Memorials may be made to St. Henry’s Catholic Church, Belleville, IL.  Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

Private funeral services will be held for the family.

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Condolences Left For Elizabeth "Betty" Karr

    Please accept our sincere condolences at the passing of Mrs. Karr. I have many fond memories of the years we were neighbors. Hope you are comforted by many wonderful memories.
    Kindest Regards

    Bill & Lynne Nebel, Highlands Ranch, Colorado, 80126


    Dear Family,
    I will always remember her as a beautiful, elegant lady, with a special artistic and creative sensibility.
    Her love for all of you will continue without end.



    Susan Karr Hicks, Tucson, AZ, 85718


    Our deepest sympathy to Jack and all the family. Betty was a wonderful lady.

    Joyce and Bob Dintelmann, Belleville, Illinois, 62220


    Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. I have many wonderful memories growing up with the Karr family. Such a pretty, classy Lady.

    Larry and Terri Hoff

    Larry and Terri Hoff, chandler , Az., 85226


    Please accept our deepest sympathy. What a fine lady she was. Always a great smile and laugh. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Ken & Barbara Weber, Belleville, IL, 62223


    Andy, Please accept our sincerest condolences. It is never easy to lose a loved one. Again, our deepest sympathies.

    David & Angel VonBokel, Belleville, Il, 62236


    Andy, Please accept our sincerest condolences. It is never easy to lose a loved one. Again, our deepest sympathies.

    David & Angel VonBokel, Belleville, Il, 62236


    To Mimi, Andy and Kevin...What a wonderful, beautiful Mother to remember. My sincere condolences. Give your Dad a big hug.

    N. Joan Meyer, Smithton, IL, 62285


    May God bless your family and keep you in his loving Grace.

    Herman Smith, Belleville, IL, 62221


    My sincere sympathy for your loss. Betty was such a gracious lady.

    Lynda Kingsley, Madison, TN, 37115


    My sincere sympathy for your loss. Betty was such a gracious lady.

    Lynda Kingsley, Madison, TN, 37115


    It is that smile that comes to mind when I remember her. Prayers and sympathies for all.

    Jim Galvin, Belleville, Illinois, 62223


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