In loving memory of

Karen A. Kesterson
April 28, 1962 - March 4, 2021

MCFARLAND-Karen A. Kesterson, age 58, passed away surrounded by family in the early morning on March 4, 2021, following a long, hard fought battle with COPD. Karen will be deeply missed by her husband, Tom and sons, Curt (Cinthya) Hall, Rich Hall, and Tim (Lisa) Kesterson. Karen was the proud grandmother of Emma, Weston, and Jordan. She also leaves behind brothers, Jim (Cherri), Dan (Shirley), and Tim (Lisa) Gilbertsen; sisters, Renee (Jim) Quinn and Dianna; lifelong friend, Cindy; and Karen's constant companions, Poco, Orange, and Nadia.

Take a deep breath of fresh air, a task that was so difficult for you for so many years. We all love you, miss you, and truly appreciate everything you did for us. Your smile would light up a room! Please rest peacefully knowing that we will all be okay. No services were held as per Karen's wishes, but a Celebration of Karen's Life will be held when the weather is nice. Family and friends will be notified of date and location.

Informed Choice Funeral and Cremation Alternatives
3325 E. Washington Avenue
Madison, WI 53704


Daniel J Gilbertsen wrote on Mar 26, 2021:

"Love you Karen, you will always be in my heart. My deepest thoughts go out to all her family and friends. Your brother, Dan "

SUE wrote on Mar 20, 2021:

"May Karen's precious & beautiful soul rest in peace"