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Karen Marie Berry
1959 - 2019

Karen Marie Berry, 60, passed away Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 at St. Theresa Catholic Church of Panhandle, with Father Mieczyslaw Przepiora officiating. Burial will follow in Panhandle Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Panhandle.

The rosary will be recited starting at 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 at St. Theresa.

In lieu of flowers her memory may be honored with a gift to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105 or Opportunity Plan Inc., P.O. Box 1035, Canyon TX 79105.

Karen was born March 5, 1959 in Canyon, Texas to Mary Fischbacher and Harry Brorman. She married Gerald Berry on Aug. 18, 1979 in Vega, Texas. Karen was an active member of St. Theresa Catholic Church, where she did bookkeeping and taught Sunday school. Her hobbies included cooking, baking, needlework, crocheting and yardwork. Karen enjoyed keeping her focus and could be found every morning taking a walk to begin her day. She had a great love for her family, but nothing brought more joy to her life than her granddaughter.

She is preceded in death by her father; and son, Patrick Ryan on Oct. 2, 1988.

Survivors include her husband, Gerald of Panhandle; sons, Ryan Berry and wife, Lauren of Amarillo and Zach Berry of Amarillo; daughters, Andrea and husband, David Jalomo and Mary Kate Berry, all of Amarillo; her mother, Mary Brorman of Vega; one granddaughter, Reagan Berry; sisters, Cindy and husband, Roger Cross and Pam and husband, Joe Shehan, all of Canyon; and brothers, Ronnie Brorman and wife Donna, of Dalhart and Jerry Brorman and wife Kay, of Vega.