Karen was born on July 13, 1948 in Lowell, the daughter of the late Louis and Julia (Simpson) Paczosa. She graduated from Tewksbury High School with the class of 1967.
Karen worked at Spectrum Microwave of Hudson, NH after her 30 year career with Raytheon of Andover.
Karen provided for her family. She loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed listening to country music, traveling to Florida, and going to the Casinos.
Karen is survived by her two sons, Edward Rich of Nashua, NH; Michael and his wife, Logan Rich of Nashua, NH; two sisters, Sharon Dozois of Tewksbury, MA and Carol Paczosa of Londonderry, NH; two grandchildren, Aiden Shaw and Caleb Rich of Nashua and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial Service will be Thursday April 28, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. at St. Mary Cemetery Chapel, 90 River Rd. Tewksbury, MA. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery. Memorials may be made in her name to the American Heart Association PO Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005 ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.