Karen Susan Reichert

March 28, 1946 ~ September 30, 2022

Karen Susan Reichert, 76, of La Crosse, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2022 at the Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse.

Karen Susan Reichert

Karen Susan Reichert

She was born on March 28, 1946 in La Crosse to William and Ruth (Hoffman) McCaffrey. Karen grew up in La Crescent and graduated from Logan High School. She married Gerald Reichert on August 21, 1965 in La Crescent. Karen had worked for the La Crosse School District from 1979 until her retirement in 2004.

She is survived by her husband Gerald, a daughter Laura Hanzel of Oak Creek, WI, a son Paul Reichert of La Crosse, three grandchildren, Abigail, Bradley, and Emily of Oak Creek, and a brother Terry McCaffrey. She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother Thomas McCaffrey, a sister Melissa Brockman, and a sister-in-law Ann McCaffrey.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 7th, 2022 at 11:00 AM at the Schumacher-Kish Funeral & Cremation Services of La Crosse. Deacon Bob Zietlow will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 5:00 – 7:00 PM and again on Friday from 10:00 AM until the time of services.