Karen J. Fate 1934–2020 Owatonna—Karen J. Fate, age 85, passed away July 2, 2020 at Koda Living Community in Owatonna, MN. Private services will take place at a later date. Karen was born in Minneapolis in 1934 to parents Willis and Isabelle (Hoglund) Zacherson. The family soon moved to Hayfield, MN and this is where she grew up and graduated high school. After high school Karen married Glenn Fate in 1951 and the two settled down in Dodge Center. She was a homemaker raising 5 children, and later worked at Hennepin County Medical Center as a CNA. Karen was preceded in death by parents, one son, Timothy; brother, Owen and an infant brother. She is survived by children, Debra (Chuck) Pfeilsticker, Wabasha, MN, Julie (Roger) Barry, Denton, TX, Jill (Tom) Schroader, Forest City, MN, Glenn (Barbara) Fate, Claremont, MN; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. For more information or to leave an online condolence message go to www.megercares.com.
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