Karen Ann Hammann, 69 of Carlinville, died at Carlinville Area Hospital on Wednesday, September 8, 2021. She was born on April 3, 1952, in St. Louis, MO to Frederick Bernard Bergmann and Roberta Jean Agnew Bergmann.
She was a retired certified cook. Karen was a member of the Carlinville Moose Lodge.
She is survived by her children, Javonne (Kenny) Harbaugh of Gillespie, Pamela Russell of Carlinville, Robert (Dawn) Russell of St. Louis, MO, and Mark Hammann of Carlinville; grandchildren, Kyle Russell, Nick Roper, Jacob Miller, Bradley Miller, Kirstie Brown, Sebastian Russell, Stacey Wendel, David Hammann, Kayla Hammann, Elizabeth Snow, Karli Hammann, James Gillespie III, Jonathan Gillespie, and Joshua Gillespie; 15 great-grandchildren; brothers, Richard Bergmann and Kenneth Knapp; and sisters, Debbie Bergmann, Theresa Lindsey, Julie Knapp and Vicki Knapp.
Karen was preceded in death by her parents; son, Leo Hammann; and sister, Denise Tullock.
Due to COVID 19, a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.