March 16, 1938-Dec. 30, 2017
Karen Murrish Tolson Zimmerman was born March 16, 1938, in Butte, Montana. She passed to her heavenly home on Dec. 30, 2017, after a 12-year long illness.
Karen is survived by her loving husband of 20 years, John Zimmerman; children, Mitchell Tolson, Donna Tolson, Robert Tolson, and Theresa Tolson Meade; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; brother, Jerry Murrish; sister, Kathy Murrish Holden; cousins, Jack Grace and Jean Nugent; and countless beloved friends and family in Washington, California, Ohio, Colorado and Montana.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jim and Catherine Murrish; and her children's father, Robert A. Tolson.
Karen's faith in God never wavered throughout her life. Without a doubt she left no dust on her heels. She will be forever remembered and cherished.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Holy Cross Cemetery in Butte.