of Cranston passed away on Sunday May 13, 2018 at Scalabrini Villa North Kingstown. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph D’Arezzo.
Born in Bolungarvik, Iceland, she was the daughter of the late Jon Jonsson and Karolina Karvelsdottir.
She was the devoted mother of Thorunn Johansdottir, Joseph D’Arezzo, Jr., Michael D’Arezzo, John D’Arezzo and Paul D’Arezzo; loving grandmother of seven and loving great-grandmother of thirteen.
Karen always looked forward to visiting her homeland and the family reunions in Iceland. Nothing made her happier than being with family.
Her funeral home service will be held on Saturday May 19, 2018 at 11 a.m. in the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory 1278 Park Ave. Cranston.
Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.
VISITING HOURS ARE SATURDAY MORNING FROM 10 A.M. TO 11 A.M.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association 245 Waterman Street Suite 306 Warwick, RI 02886.