Karen Burgess

June 4, 1956 - October 26, 2017
Fife Lake, MI



At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

May be made to her husband, Ivan Burgess to help with expenses

Life Story / Obituary


Karen Marie Burgess, 61, of Fife Lake, died unexpectedly on Thursday, October 26, 2017.

She was born on June 4, 1956 in Hamtramck the daughter of Walter and Louise (Stolzenfeld) Taylor.

Karen loved reading, going to the casino, garage sales and her family.

Karen is survived by her husband, Ivan; they were married 44 years; son, Jeff (Sarah) Burgess and Clinton Burgess; mother, Louise Taylor; sister, Theresa (David) Voice; brother, Michael Taylor, grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her father, Walter; son, Christopher and daughter, Angela.

Contributions may be made to her husband, Ivan to help with expense. Please visit www.lifestorytc.com to sign the guest book and share your thoughts and memories with the family. The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.