REED CITY — Karen E. Barkiewicz, 67, of Reed City, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, May 12, 2014.
She was born on June 23, 1946, in Detroit, the daughter of Xavier R. and Florence R. (Koslakiewicz) Zepke. Karen married Dale R. Barkiewicz on July 30, 1966, at St. Matthew's Catholic Church in Sterling Heights. They made their home in Rochester Hills. In addition to raising her family, Karen worked at T & C Federal Credit Union in Pontiac. Following their retirement, Karen and Dale moved to Green Township to live in 1998. She was a member of the Mecosta County Commission on Aging Euchre Club.