Karen passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at Vicinia Gardens in Otsego. She was born August 21, 1942 in Otsego, the daughter of Leland and Irene (Adsit) Herbert. For more than 20 years she worked at Three Rivers Saving and Loan which later became First Savings Bank. In her free time Karen enjoyed gardening, playing bingo, spending time in her sun room watching birds, deer and wildlife, trips to the casino and traveling with her sisters. On August 14, 1962 she married Gerald Bent who passed away in 1986. Surviving are her sons, Jerry Bent of Otsego, Mike (Michelle) Bent of Comstock Park; grandchildren, Mitch (Mary), Melaina, Max, Madeline and Mckenna; great-grandchildren, Brooks and Esmae; sisters, Linda and Valerie along with several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and great-granddaughter, Rory. Friends may visit with Karen's family starting at 1:00 P.M., Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, until the time of the funeral service at 2:00 P.M., with Pastor Bruce VanderKolk officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery in Otsego. Contributions in memory of Karen may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation. Messages of condolence may be posted at WinkelFuneralHome.com.