Karen Sue Patton, 71, passed away peacefully on July 7, 2020. She was born on December 26, 1948 to the late Ralph Adams and Roberta Bridgford.
Karen grew up on the southside of Indianapolis and was a graduate of Southport High School class of 1967. She was a retiree from Ely Lilly.
She is survived by her husband, Kevin Patton; son, Jeff Hendricks of Unionville, IN; daughter, Tammy Jackson of Indianapolis, IN; seven grandchildren, Kayla Kendall, Zachary Kendall, Julia Jackson, Dylan Jackson, Colton Jackson, Luke Jackson all of Indianapolis, IN, and Louise Hendricks of Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.
Karen is preceded in death by her parents and two older brothers, William (Bill) and George (Bob) Adams.
Karen was extremely social and loved to gather with friends and family. She was a fighter and a believer in positivity. Her presence will be greatly missed.
There will be a memorial service at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 7031 South East Street, Indianapolis, IN 46227, at a future date to be determined.