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Karen S. Phipps

Karen S. Phipps, 65, of Poulsbo, WA., passed away peacefully at home with her family. Born in Portsmouth, Ohio she was the daughter of Geraldine (Taylor) Jordan and the late Harold Jordan.

Preceded in death by her loving husband Bruce A. Phipps in 2013, Karen is survived by her beloved daughter and best friend Laura Douglas and her husband Craig of Poulsbo, WA., her adoring grandsons Jack and Aaron Douglas, her loving sisters and brother; Rita Secrest of McDermott, OH., Cheryl White of Apple Valley, OH., and Steve Jordan of McDermott, OH.

The family requests donations in Karen’s name be made to either The North Kitsap Schools Foundation PO Box 1702 Poulsbo, WA 98370, Fishline Food Bank 19705 NW Viking Ave NW Poulsbo, WA 98370, or Poulsbo Public Library 700 NE Lincoln Road Poulsbo, WA 98370.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 am Saturday, February 29, 2020 at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with burial to follow in Oak Grove Cemetery. The family will great friends from 4 to 8 on Friday. Messages of sympathy may be sent at

Arrangements are entrusted to both the Cook Family Funeral Home of Bainbridge Island, WA. and the McClure Shafer Lankford Funeral Home of Marietta, Ohio.