Karen Renee Prevatt (Peterson)
Karen Renee (Peterson) Prevatt passed away April 13 at the age 35 at Rogue Valley Medical Center. Karen was born on January 22, 1971 to Sid and Charlotte Peterson. She grew up in Prospect and lived in Medford after her marriage in 2003 to Jeff Prevatt. She loved to camp and the outdoors. Karen was a caregiver and worked in childcare.
She is survived by her husband, Jeff Prevatt; daughter, Jeannie McCarthy; her mom and dad, Sid and Charlotte Peterson of Shady Cove, Ore.; Brenda Summers of Eagle Point, Ore.; Mark Peterson of Shady Cove, Ore.; and many nieces and nephews.
Her passions in life were small children and giving and helping others. Her sweet memory will forever live in the hearts of others.
A memorial service will be held on April 22 at 3:00 p.m. at Prospect Community Hall.