|Karen Sue Shelson|
|Megrue-Price Funeral Home|
Karen Sue Sheldon, the daughter of Elmer and Ruth (Maden) Morehead, was born on July 28, 1941 in Pawnee City, Nebraska. She passed away on June 1, 2012 at Parkview Haven Nursing Home, Deshler, Nebraska at the age of 70 years, 10 months, 4 days.
Karen was one of 4 children; she graduated from Burcherd High School.
Karen was united in marriage to Fred Sheldon in Lincoln, Nebraska and to this union seven children were born.
She lived on a farm north of Hardy until 2011 when due to her health she entered the nursing home in April of 2012.
Karen was a wonderful mom and grandma helping in raising her grandchildren. She loved to paint craft items, and helped take care of the animals on the farm.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Fred on March 23, 1991, and one son James Outcult.
Her children: Fred Sheldon of Lincoln, Nebraska
Walter Sheldon and wife Angie of Lincoln, Nebraska
Tina Young and husband Chip of Oklahoma
Sindy Snyder and husband Richard of Odell, Nebraska
Tray Upton and wife Tricia, of Hardy, Nebraska
Tammie Overton and husband John of Hardy, Nebraska
Evonne Sheldon of Hardy, Nebraska
Jody Sheldon of Kearney, Nebraska
Timothy Sheldon of Lincoln, Nebraska
Brothers: Elmer Morehead and wife Dorothy of Unadilla, Nebraska
Bill Morehead of Burcherd, Nebraska
17 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends
There will be no funeral services scheduled for Karen.
Visitation was held on Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Memorials are suggested to go to the family c/o Tammie Overton PO Box 75, Hardy, NE 68943.
Condolences may be sent to Megrue-Price Funeral Home, 750 N Commercial, Superior, Nebraska 68978 or in care of www.pricefuneralhomes.com