Karen A. Gebhardt

January 27, 1948 - October 31, 2020

Karen A. Gebhardt, 72, of Batavia, Il. passed away on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva, IL.  Karen was born on January 27, 1948 in Batavia, IL., the daughter of Raymond and Marie (Nee. Warrender) Miller.

Karen is survived by her loving companion of 30 years; John Shumway Jr., her two children; Michelle (TC) Lambert and Terrence (Tammy) Gebhardt, her six grandchildren; Andrew, Lauren, Kalyn, Nathan, Erika, and Kyle, her great grandson; Elliot, and her brother Raymond Miller Jr.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband Capt. George Gebhardt USMC.

A private graveside service will be held at a later date.  Moss Family Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements, for additional information please call (630) 879-7900 or

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  • Judy Lambert Mackey So sorry for your loss. Karen and I grew up in the same neighborhood. May God grant you peace.
  • phyllis snyder pollard Very sorry to read about Karen. We went to high school together. RIP Karen.