May 10, 1943 -- August 31, 2016

Karen Kay Poth, 73, of Bristol, died at 5:35 pm, on Wednesday, August 31,
at IU Health Goshen Hospital after a brief illness. She was born on May 10,
1943, in Fort Wayne, to Edward and Lois (Denius) Lee. On April 4, 1963 in
Elkhart, she married Edward Otis Poth; he died February 1, 2014. Surviving
are three daughters, Crystal (Randy) Thomas of Bristol, Lori (Tim) Mailand
of Hillsdale, MI, Candy (Willie Dotstry, Sr.) Poth of Columbus, OH; two
sons, Charles (Teresa) Poth Sr. of Mishawaka, Don (Kristy) Poth of
Pickerington, OH; nine grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; two
brothers, Dale Lee of Vandalia, MI, Tom (Terry) Lee of Sturgis, MI. She was
preceded in death by her husband, parents, sister, Bernice Ann Garber
and four brothers, Richard, Arnold, Robert and Donald Lee. Karen was a
homemaker and enjoyed collecting light houses and sewing. Visitation
will be from 5:00 - 8:00 pm on Wednesday, September 7, at Miller-Stewart
Funeral Home, 1003 South Main Street Middlebury.

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Mommy I'm still lost & confused that you really are gone. I never seen this
coming. You're the strongest woman ever and I'm so blessed you are my
mother. I will always love & miss you.  You will always live on in my heart.
You & daddy enjoy your time together, cuz I will be coming home one day
to be with you both again. Your city boy and I will always hold our
memories close to our hearts of you. See you again one day
From: Your lil girl & city boy
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Family know that Mom loved you dearly. Find your strength in each other
and keep her memories close to your hearts.
From: The Dotstry, Davis, Middlebrooks and Smith families of Columbus,

Karen Kay Poth