Karen Eileen Mirate (12/17/45 - 3/26/17)
Karen Eileen Mirate, 71, of Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, passed away painlessly on March 26, 2017, at home after a long bout with Alzheimer's disease.
She retired from the University of Wisconsin in 2012. She was a pianist, church organist, and piano teacher.
Karen was the daughter of the late Oscar & Elaine Olson of Ensign, Mich., and is survived by: her husband of 48 years, Jeffrey S. Mirate; four children: Dana, E. Lansing, Mich.; Sean (Dr. J. Carinne), Haslett, Mich.; Ryan, Madison, Wis.; Jillianne, Waukesha, Wis.; two sisters: Regina (James) Sterwald, Gwinn, Mich.; Ruth Mason, Mason, Mich.; and four grandchildren: Sofia and Joseph, Williamston, Mich.; Dominic and Isla, Haslett, Mich.
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