February 21, 1958 – October 5, 2017

Karol Ann Waits passed away October 5, 2017 at her home in Medford, Oregon. She was born February 21, 1958 in Solano County, California.

Karol Served as a missionary and loved sharing her love for Christ with others. She was an oncology nurse at Ashland Community Hospital and Asante for many years before being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2009. She lived and died well, and her life was a testimony of courage and love.

She is survived by her mom, Dana Kramer of Medford; brother, Ken Kramer of Quincy, Washington; husband, Bob Waits; sons, Stephen Waits and Kyle Waits of Medford; step-children, Casey (Mike) Mayben and Drew (Mandy Waits) of Medford; grandchildren, Taelor and Mia Mayben, and Austin, Colton, and Bowen Waits, all of Medford. She is also survived by numerous caregivers and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Bob Kramer.

A service will be held at 11:00 a.m. October 11, 2017 at Cornerstone Christian Church, 608 N. Bartlett, Medford, OR 97501. Arrangements in care of Conger-Morris. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.