Karen A. Turzinski, 69, Wausau, died Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
She was born October 7, 1953, in Wausau, daughter of the late Chester and Leona (Leterski) Sowinski. On August 2, 1974 she married Jerome Turzinski at St. Michael Catholic Church, Wausau.
Karen loved children and ran her own childcare business for 48 years. She enjoyed camping, completing word searches, sewing, especially making quilts, and was an excellent cook.
Survivors include her husband, Jerome Turzinski; son, Scott Turzinski; siblings, Diane (Rick) Schmidt, Marie (Jerry) Nowak, Jerome Sowinski and John (Amy) Sowinski.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Roger and Chester Jr. Sowinski.
No formal services will be held.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.petersonkraemer.com