(October 10, 1963 – February 17, 2018) - It is with great sadness that the family announce the sudden passing of Karen, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Karen leaves behind her loving husband Dennis McEachern, son Chase Tippin (Shelby Hyde), daughter Amy (Robin) MacDonald and her cherished granddaughter Letty MacDonald. Born to parents the late Robert and Margaret Brown, Karen is predeceased by her brother Rob (surviving wife Gayle) and will be remembered by her brother Jim (Kathy) Brown. She will be deeply missed by Dennis’ children and the McEachern family. As per her wishes cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received at Fawcett Funeral Home – Collingwood Chapel on Friday March 2, 2018 from 1-3 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to Epilepsy Ontario or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.