Karen N. Spidell
(Nee Van Kylen) Longtime resident of West Allis. Passed to Eternal Life, Wednesday, January 13, 2021, age 84 years. Rejoined with loving husband of over 65 years and best friend, Gerald, who passed away in 2020. Caring mother to Susan (Barry) Sprifke, Patricia (Mark) Eklund, Vicki (Thomas) Glasnovich, Mary Kay Spidell-Chan (Alan), Therese Jo Spidell, Barbara Meyer-Spidell. Proud grandmother to 12 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents, Frank and Esther Van Kylen, brothers, Frank (Isabelle) Van Kylen, Raymond (Lillian) Van Kylen and sister Cecile (Jack) Lee. Survived by other family members including brother-in-law Thomas (Carol) Spidell, sister-in law Diane (Charles) Wisch and sister-in-law Shirley (late Richard) Spidell, nieces and nephews and many friends. Karen enjoyed being outdoors, shopping and spending time with her six daughters and grandchildren. A Celebration of Life to be held at a later date.