Karen Wahler, age 70, of Kingman, formerly of Concord, Calif., passed away Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011.
She was a loyal, supportive and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 55 years, Thomas Wahler; daughters, Candy Gandera of Kingman and Donna Dukes of Phoenix; sons, Terry Wahler of Bay Point, Calif., and Troy Wahler of Lodi, Calif.; sister, Marlin Swenson of Nipomo, Calif.; brothers, Gary and DuWayne Rottier of Antioch, Calif., and Larry Rottier of Oakland, Calif.; seven grandchildren, Shelly Nielsen, Rachel Munn, Phillip Gandera, Amanda Tyra, Elizabeth Wahler and Melissa Wahler; and four great-grandchildren, Kyndall Heitzman, Carson Nielsen, Aspyn Tyra and Kacee Munn.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Karen Wagner; parents, Jacob and Lydia Rottier; and sister, Donna Stone.
She will be missed dearly by all who knew her and will live forever in our hearts and memories.
Private services were held with family and friends.