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Solon-Telford Funeral Home
Thursday September 16th, 2021

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Solon-Telford Funeral Home
Thursday September 16th, 2021
9:00am - 11:00am

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Karen L. Bandura

Karen L. Bandura, 59, of Streator passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021 at her residence in Streator.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Thursday at the Solon-Telford Funeral Home, Streator.
Visitation will be from 9-11 A.M. Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in St. Casimir’s Cemetery, Streator. Pallbearers will be her son, Jacob Bandura; son in law, Brad Morath; brother, Michael Finnegan; and nephews, Eric Barton, Jeff Bandura and Mike Greenwood.
Born March 23, 1962 in Streator she was the daughter of Thomas and Diane (Harcharik) Finnegan. She married David Bandura on November 19, 1988.
She is survived by her husband, David Bandura of Streator; a daughter, Jessica (Brad) Morath of Coal Valley; a son, Jacob (Morgan DeVorah) Bandura of Urbana; a grandson, Logan Morath; sisters, Julie (Bob) DeWig of Ottawa, Lori Barton of Streator and Janet (Tim) McCoy of Streator; a brother, Michael (Andrea) Finnegan of Ottawa; several nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her brother in law, Jeff Barton.
Born and raised in Streator she attended Sherman Grade School and graduated from Streator High School in the class of 1980.
She worked as a Pharmacy Tech at Streator Drugs for many years.
She was a member of the former St. Anthony Church and currently belonged to St. Michael the Archangel Church.
Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.solontelford.com

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Very sorry to hear of your loss. If there's anything I can do don't hesitate to ask.

Kevin Clayton Sep 16 2021 8:44 PM

I'm so sorry for your loss, Aunt Karen was such a joy to have around. I miss her so much.

Emelia Finnegan Sep 16 2021 12:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Bandura

Emelia Finnegan Sep 16 2021 12:46 PM

Jessica, my sincere condolences on the loss of your mother, may the memories of your mother sustain you and the family. God bless.

Pamela Liegl Sep 15 2021 9:02 AM

Prayers go out to you & your family Dave. Karen was a very good friend of mine during high school.

Kathy Reel Sep 14 2021 8:03 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. Karen was such a sweet person.

Karen E Cross Sep 14 2021 7:53 PM

I send my condolences, sorry for your loss.

Chris Bandura Sep 14 2021 11:28 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Bandura

Ron Jacobs Sep 13 2021 2:08 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Bandura

Jean Johnson Sep 13 2021 11:53 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Karen Bandura

Lynn Elliott Sep 13 2021 10:22 AM

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