Karen S. (Holmes) Purcell

July 22, 1956 ~ October 13, 2019 (age 63)


Karen S. Purcell, 63 of Terre Haute, went to heaven at 9:45 AM on Sunday, October 13, 2019.  She was born in Terre Haute on July 22, 1956 to Robert Anthony Holmes and Evelyn Pearson Holmes.

Karen is survived by two children, Josh Purcell and Heather and Brian Hicks, as well as her grandchildren; Jonathan and Samantha Hicks, Brianna Hicks, Montgomery Purcell, and McKayla Purcell.  She is also survived by her brother, Jim and Chris Holmes, and many other family members.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

In keeping with her wishes, cremation has been chosen.  A Celebration of Life service will be held at the St. Joseph Gregorian Room, 113 South 5th St., Terre Haute, IN on Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 2:00 – 6:00 PM.  Arrangements are under the direction of Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 North 3rd St., West Terre Haute, IN.

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