Karen Sue Stief, 64, of 500 W. Wayne St. in Celina, passed away at 8:15 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at the Colonial Nursing Center in Rockford.
She was born on Aug. 17, 1949, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to the late William and Donna (Romary) Thomas.
On May 15, 1993, she married Larry Stief of Celina. Also surviving is a brother and sister-in-law and a niece.
The family will hold a memorial service at a later date.
Arrangements are being handled by the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home.
Condolences may be made at LHDFuneralHome.com.