Karen Lee Norval nee: Vowel Passed away peacefully at the Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton on Sunday, March 8, 2020, International Women’s Day at the spitfire age of 74 years. Best friend of 56 years to Graham. Best mom ever to Kim & Larry Huffman, Samantha & Shawn Swarts, and Kristine & Darren Courrier. Loving proud Nana to Carly & Craig, Braden, Zachary, Chase, Haven, Kassie, Abigail, Benjamin, Kaitlyn, Dylan, and special friends Robyn, Ayala, Maddy, Eric, Blake, Quinn, and Josh. Big sister of Teddy & Irina, Geoff & Lori, and missed by special cousin Mike. Karen will also be missed by her dear friends Winston & Sandra. Karen was office manager with Nelson Steel and mother hen to her boys. Karen loved her animals, especially her St. Bernard’s. She was an avid Toronto Argonaut fan always cheering on her boys in blue. Karen had a magical green thumb, and loved nothing more than listening to Nathaniel Rateliff. She was the proudest Nana to her 10 grandchildren and never missed a game, recital, graduation or special moment. She gave the warmest hugs and would always bring a smile to her loved ones faces. The family will honour her life with visitation at the Hyde & Mott Chapel of R.H.B. Anderson Funeral Homes Ltd., 60 Main St. S., Hagersville on Wednesday from 7-9 pm and on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 2pm. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Whispering Heart’s Horse Rescue Centre. www.rhbanderson.com “Second star to the right and straight on till morning.” —Love you bunches and bunches.