Service


Date:

January 24, 2020

Start Time:

From 6:00 to 8:00 p,m,

Location:

Brooks South Town Chapel

Address:

7601 Fleur Drive

Des Moines, Iowa

Arrangements By:

Brooks South Town Chapel

Visitation


Date:

January 24, 2020

Start Time:

6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Kareen Mitchell

Kareen Lee Mitchell 77, of Pella Iowa passed with peace and grace on January 19,2020.
A Celebration of Life will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, January 24, 2020 at Brooks South Town Funeral Chapel at 7601 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, Iowa. Memorials may be directed to the family to be designated at a later date.
Kareen was born August1, 1942 in Des Moines, Iowa, attended Drake University. She moved to Norwalk Iowa where she made her home and raised her children. There she also began her career as a Home Health Aide for 15 years and then retired to Pella, IA.
Kareen was a kindhearted, very gentle spirit. You could instantly feel her presence in a room with sparkles in her eyes, a endless smile, and a warm embrace. She was selfless servant and gave her life to the aid of others.
She enjoyed people and conversation. She could always interest you in a friendly game of pitch. She enjoyed county music, playing slots and going to sprint car races. She kept a special place in her heart for her pets over the years. She was never without one of her fur babies (Katie, Lacey, King,and Dalton).
She was predeceased by her loving Parents, Vernon and Gladys Robbins.
Survived by her brothers David Robbins, Rob(Mary) Robbins. Daughters, Shawna Vaughn (Neal) of Zebulon, NC. Jamie Hodges of Urbandale, Ia. Son, Kelly Hodges of Eldora, Ia. Kerry Reed of Knoxville, IA, and stepdaughters Tammy Prymek-Wise of Guthrie Center, Ia. and her 15 Grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren and one on the way.

Kareen was a wonderful loving sister, wife, mother, and grandmother. Her memory will live on in all the many lives she touched!

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