Karen N. Gilliam, 50, of Wapakoneta, died at 5:10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, 2012 at her residence.
She was born Oct. 10, 1962, in Indianapolis, Ind., the daughter of John and Priscilla (Ashlock) Reiboldt. She married Anthony R. Gilliam, who survives.
Also surviving are three sons, Ryan Doseck, of Wapakoneta, Travis (Kelly) Doseck, of Celina, and Justin Doseck, of Wapakoneta; three grandchildren, Haylee Andress, Kaden Doseck, and Ezekyel Doseck; his mother Priscilla Reiboldt, of Indianapolis, Ind.; and two brothers John (Jill) Reiboldt, of Indianapolis, Ind., and Stewart (Katrina) Reiboldt, of Indianapolis, Ind.
She was preceded in death by her her father, John Reiboldt.
She was a 1981 graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School and attended Edison Community College in Piqua.
She was a co-founder of Stars and Stripes Graphix in Wapakoneta, and formerly worked as a process operator at Cargill, Inc. in Sidney.
She was an active supporter and participant in the St. Marys Relay for Life program.
Her favorite time of the year was the fall season, and she especially enjoyed hosting parties celebrating Halloween.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, Ohio 703 West Chapel, in St. Marys.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at millerfuneralhomes.net