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Karen Ellen Toay

Karen Ellen Toay

Karen Ellen Toay, 75, was born to Edward James and Henrietta (Hartl) Toay in Stutsman County, Jamestown, N.D. Karen was educated at St. James Academy. After graduation she attended beauty college and worked in that field until she went to LPN school and worked at St. Luke's in Fargo, N.D. for several years. She then went back to school for her associate RN and graduated May 26, 1988. Karen went back to school for her B.S. RN and graduated Aug. 14, 1991. Not liking the cool weather, she took a job at the VA in Las Vegas and worked there until September, 2017. She has a son, Brad Toay, Colorado. Karen is survived by one son, Brad Toay, Colorado, two sisters Jeanette Srozinski (late Ralph), Jamestown, Judy Bear, Buchanan and one brother, William (late Marg), Bismarck, many nieces and nephews. She was proceeded in death by her father Edward Toay, mother Henriette Hartl Toay, sisters Clara Schimelfenig, Joyce (Donald) Iverson and brother Albert Toay. Karen was cremated in Las Vegas. Burial will be at a later date.