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Karen A. Arzt-Opalinski

January 12, 1957 ~ March 20, 2021 (age 64)


Karen A. Arzt-Opalinski, age 64 of Prairie du Chien passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at her home. She was born January 12, 1957 in Berwyn, IL, the daughter of Robert and Elaine (Zalabak) Arzt. She worked as a hospice nurse for many years in Viroqua, Prairie du Chien, and most recently Richland Center. She married Richard Opalinski on May 4, 2004 in Prairie du Chien. Karen loved pets and animals of all kinds. She volunteered to care for dogs while living in the Viroqua area. She also enjoyed gardening, cooking, and spending time outdoors. Karen is survived by her husband of 16 years, Richard; and her stepdaughter Julia Opalinski. She was preceded in death by her parents.

According to Karen’s wishes, there will be no formal funeral service at this time. 

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