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Fulkerson - Stevenson Funeral Home
Springan - Stevenson Funeral Home
It's all about saying goodbye.
Karen Ann Anderson
August 28, 1943 - July 8, 2019

Place of Birth: Watertown, SD
Residence: Watford City, ND
Age: 74

Karen Ann Kingslien was born in Watertown, SD on August 28, 1943 to Orville and Mabel (Shalley) Kingslien. Karen was married to Merton Anderson on August 4, 1967. They made their home on the family farm near Watford City where they raised three children.

Karen was a beloved and dedicated teacher. She taught in South Dakota, Keene School, Keene, ND and Johnson Corners Christian Academy, Watford City, ND. Karen and Merton were founding members of the Academy and poured their hearts into the school and the students. Karen was a skilled musician and singer sharing her talents with her students, church and community.

Karen’s love for God radiated through her grace, kindness and generosity. Karen blessed many lives by quietly serving behind the scenes, often doing the jobs that went unnoticed by others.

Karen died peacefully on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Hilltop Home of Comfort, Killdeer, ND.
Karen was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband and duet partner, Merton and by her children: Mark and daughter-in-law, Melody; Dean and daughter-in-law, Laura; Dawna Hagerott and son-in-law, Justin; two grandsons, Anderson and Alexander Hagerott, and her sister, Mary Kingslien.
Memorial services for Karen Ann Anderson are at 10:00 A.M., Friday, July 12, 2019, at Cross Point Church in Watford City, ND with Pastor Adrian Timmons officiating. Remembrances, condolences and pictures may be shared with the family at www.fulkersons.com.

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Jodie Thompson Woroniecki (Hebron, ND)
Jul 10, 2019
Dear Mert and Family,
My deepest condolences to you all for the loss of Karen. I have many fond memories of your family. Warren have always been appreciative of the singing and duets you did for our wedding almost 32 years ago. Hugs to you all!
Jodie Thompson Woroniecki
Monty Mertz (Fargo, ND)
Jul 10, 2019
I pray that the Lord will grant grace, peace, and love to Karen's family as they mourn her passing. She is asleep in Jesus. God Bless you all.
Jenny L Monson (Alexander, ND)
Jul 10, 2019
Sending all my love to you guys...
Lewis/Judy Beck (Broken Arrow, Oklahoma)
Jul 10, 2019
Our sincerest condolences to Mert and your children. We were honored to have known Karen during our time at JCCA. May God comfort you.
Debbie Erickson (Billings , MT)
Jul 11, 2019
So sorry to hear of Karen’s passing. She was so kind and she always radiated her love for Jesus. May God’s promises bring you peace and comfort at this difficult time.
John and Rosie Ough (Watford City, ND)
Jul 12, 2019
Merton and Family,
So sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all . May Almighty God bring you peace and comfort during this very difficult time.
Cheryl Maynard (Watford City, ND)
Jul 13, 2019
Merton & family
I’m so sorry to hear about Karen. She was a wonderful lady! Hugs & prayers!! ????
Rick Mickelson (Sioux Falls, SD)
Jul 23, 2019
Mert and Family:

On behalf of Eleanor Mickelson and the whole Mickelson Family we were so sorry to hear of the passing of Karen. Eleanor is a cousin of Karen.
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