Karen A. Dooley, 67, Topeka, died March 2, 2012, at Midland Hospice.
She was born Sept. 13, 1944, in Waterville, to K. Albert and Helen Mills Sanderson.
She married Leslie Paul Dooley, May 24, 1980. They were divorced Dec. 9, 1999.
Karen was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary Post No. 10815, Meriden, and the Meriden United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her son, Thomas J. Dooley, Topeka, and a brother, Michael A. Sanderson, Yakima, Wash.
Penwell-Gabel Mid Town Chapel is assisting with the cremation. Private inurnment will take place at a later date in the Meriden Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Alcoholics Anonymous Topeka, 2100 Club, 2100 SW Central Park Ave., Topeka, 66611.
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