Karen Lee Vaughn Alden, age 69, died Thursday, October 4, 2012, at Wake Med Hospital. She was born in Waterford, NY to the late Edward and Pauline Vaughn on November 22, 1942. Karen enjoyed arts & crafts and crocheting.
She is survived by her four children: Kimberly Alden of Franklinton, NC; Tammy Yuhasz, Robert Alden and Jason Alden, all of Schenectady, NY; her sister, Patricia Palumbo of Safe Harbor, FL; and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 13, 2012, from the Chapel of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, 504 E. Mason St. in Franklinton. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Friends may visit one hour prior to the service from 10:00-11:00 a.m. in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Franklin County SPCA, of Franklin County, 105 Millcreek Drive, Youngsville, NC 27596; American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard St. Alexandria, VA 22311; or the National Kidney Foundation, Finance Dept., 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016.
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Arrangements for the Alden family are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, Franklinton Chapel.