Karen Cadogan


Share
Posted Online: Jan. 21, 2013, 7:25 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Karen K. Cadogan, 68, of Geneseo passed away on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at Hillcrest Home, Geneseo.
Funeral services celebrating her life will be at noon Thursday, Jan. 24, at Bethel Baptist Church, Port Byron. The Rev. Don Masterson will officiate. Visitation for Karen will be from 10 a.m. to noon, two hours prior to the service at the church in Port Byron.
Per her request, cremation rites will be accorded following the service and private inurnment will be Friday at Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Memorials may be left to the Michael J. Fox Foundation. Vandemore Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements.
Karen was born on Nov. 4, 1944, in Clinton, Iowa, the daughter of Herbert and Kathryn Mason. She was a 1963 graduate of Clinton High School. Karen was united in marriage to Daniel L. Cadogan on March 4, 1981, in Camanche, Iowa.
She was a homemaker. Karen was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Port Byron, and a former member of the Red Hat Society. She was very artistic and was an artist at oil painting and charcoal drawing and calligraphy.
Survivors include her husband, Daniel; a son, Trent (Eileen) Cadogan, Boise, Idaho; a daughter, Jennifer (Larry) Meyers, Washington, Ill.; five granddaughters, Samantha, Janelle, Kathryn, Tracie and Tori; a brother, Keith Mason, Chicago; and two sisters, Kendra Kampling, Urbandale, Iowa, and Kim Wallace, Clinton, Iowa. Karen was preceded in death by her parents.
Share a message of sympathy with Karen's family at www.vandemorefuneralhome.com.












 



Local events heading








  Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2014. There are 154 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: After Sept. 1, every small box of matches will be required to have a 3 cent duty Lincoln stamp on it, and every large box will be one cent for every 100 matches.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Rock Island residents had contributed a total of $1,293 to the American Red Cross for the Johnstown flood relief fund.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Capt. Clark Means, new darkhorse twirler for the ARGUS staff, was in great form in his initial contest as a mound laborer. The result was that THE ARGUS trimmed the Union 6-5.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Hunter and Humprey Moody, young Decatur, Ill, brothers, lack only a few hours of establishing a new world light plane endurance record.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Gates of the 110th annual Mercer County Fair swing open tonight at Aledo for a full week of day and night activity. More that $36,000 will be paid in premiums and race purses.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The baseball field carved out of the cornfield near Dyersville, Iowa, continues to keep dreams alive for hundreds of visitors. Tourists from 26 state and France have visited Dan Lansing's farm to see the baseball diamond seen in the hit movie "Field of Dreams."






(More History)