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Karan Kay Fowler, age 79, passed away on February 16, 2021 at Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines. She was born the daughter of Richard and Beatrice (Heiden) Aldrich on August 4, 1941 in Rowan, Iowa.

Karan worked at Western Tool for over 20 years and retired from Principal Financial in 2008. She loved the dog track and horse races. She also really enjoyed traveling, even if it was in a leaky tent. She and her family would take a family trip every year. They enjoyed fishing in Minnesota and vacationing in Florida. Karan had a talent for making people laugh and she loved to entertain. Anyone that knew her loved her. She will be greatly missed by her friends and family.

She is lovingly survived by her children, Wendy Fowler, Tim (Amy) Fowler, Tom Bullington; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one nephew; four nieces; and numerous cousins.

Karan was preceded in death by her parents; Richard (Velma) Aldrich and Beatrice (Heiden) Aldrich; husband, Jackie Fowler; sisters-in-law, Donna (Delbert) Hanner and Barbara (Ron) Youmans.

All services will be held at Hamiltons Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines. Family will greet friends and family on February 25, 2021 from 5:00-7:00pm. A Funeral service will be held on Friday, February 26, 2021 at 11am.

In honor of Karan’s love of animals memorial contributions may be directed to Animal Lifeline in her loving memory.

Condolences may be expressed at: www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com

Service Details

Visitation:
Thursday, February 25, 2021
5:00-7:00 pm
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221
Service:
Friday, February 26, 2021
11:00 am
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221
Disposition:
Clarion Cemetery
Arrangements:
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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