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Ms. Karen Boggs Edwards

Ms. Karen Boggs Edwards
  • January 20, 1961 - July 26, 2012
  • Chesterfield, Virginia
  • Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation
    14 Pennslyvania Plaza, Suite 1710
    New York, NY 10122

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“Hi Patti Bettye just told me of your sister's passing. I am so sorry for you at this sad time. She was beautiful and way too young...I'm sure she...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Donna Honsberger - Tiffin, OH

“Karen was such a lively and joyous person to be around. She will truly be missed. It is unfortunate that distance kept us from seeing her very...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Levi and Melissa McGhee - IL

“Our deepest sympathy goes out to the entire Bogg's family. Yesterday was an especially sad day as it was mine and Elizabeth's anniversary, when just...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Travis and Elizabeth McGhee - IL

“Patti - thinking of you and praying for you and your family. You were a wonderful sister and friend to Karen. She is in peace and no longer...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Ann and JIm Bartley - VA

“My deepest sympathy goes out to Karen's family. She was so fun to work with and always asked about my family. It's hard to believe she's gone, but...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Jo Anne Davis - Spring Grove, VA

“I will really miss you Karen. I was so glad to have had the opportunity to work with you those many years at Philip Morris in the flavor labs. ...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Barbara G. Taylor - Midlothian, VA

“My sympathy goes out to Karen's family and David. She will be missed. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Nancy Will - Ruther Glen, VA

“I guess there isn't anyone left to tell me that I'm older than a tree. :) May the joy and laughter that Karen brought to everyone's day live on in...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Bev Woodson - Ruther Glen, VA

“May the beautiful memories of Karen bring you peace during your time of sorrow. May the many prayers being said bring you comfort. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Joyce C. Smith - Ashland, VA

“Karen was such a great mentor to me. She taught me so much and I will always be thankful to her. The flavor lab will not be the same without her. ...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Rebecca Secrist - Prince George, VA

“To the Boggs and Smith sorry to hear of Karen's passing. Karen was such a fun and witty person! We will remember her with a big smile. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Cindy and Winn Butterworth

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Edwards, Karen Boggs, 51, of Chesterfield, passed away on July, 26 2012 after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. She is survived by her parents, Lilly and Bob Boggs; sisters, Cindy Smith (Farin) and Patti Baicy; brother, Tim Boggs; devoted companion of five years, David Markwalter; niece, Samantha Baicy and fiancé Josh Shait; nephews, Kevin Smith, Josh Smith, Zach Baicy and her precious dog, Curly Jo. Karen was a dedicated employee of Phillip Morris where she worked for over 30 years. Her loves in life were her family, friends and the beach. Family will receive friends on Sunday, July 29 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA. A memorial service will be held on Monday, July 30 at 11 a.m. at Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival Street, Chester, VA. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation, 14 Pennsylvania Plaza, Suite 1710, New York, NY, 10122 or online at