Karen Lynne Nameth
Karen Lynne Nameth, age 72 of Butler, Missouri died Thursday, November 7, 2019 in Butler. She was born January 9, 1947 to Chester Lawrence and Lola Bell Roberts Case in Nevada, Missouri.
Karen, an only child, grew up in Nevada. She later moved to Butler and graduated from Butler High School. She received her Doctorate Degree from Central Missouri State University. On December 1, 1968 she was united in marriage to Carl Nameth and to this union three children were born. In her early years, Karen worked at the family restaurant, Lola’s Steak House. She taught Kindergarten at Butler Elementary and Remedial Reading, Math and Computer at Miami Schools. Her memberships included the Ohio Street United Methodist Church in Butler.
Karen was witty, adventurous, occasionally crazy and at times ornery. She enjoyed talking to people, listening to polka music and Jimmy Dean and watching Hee-Haw and Larry’s Country Diner on television. She loved her grandchildren and loved to spend time with them.
Karen is survived by her son, Scott Nameth and wife Robyn of Stanley, Kansas; two daughters, Aundreae Mason and husband Derrick and Tiffany Blaser, all of Butler, Missouri; 10 grandchildren, Myles Mason and wife Kelsey, Brandon Mason and wife Sarah, Kaleb Blaser, Marcus Nameth, Drake Blaser, Ariel Blaser-Brewster and husband Anthony, Claire Nameth, Jessika Blaser, Olivia Blaser and Lola Blaser; and three greatgrandchildren, Briley, Emmie and Brock. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Carl in 2017; and son-inlaw, Karl Blaser in 2018.
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Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Monday, November 11, 2019 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) Butler, Missouri. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. Contributions to Heartland Hospice or MS Society. Online condolences www.schowengerdtchapel.com.