Poss, Karen Sue

Poss, Karen Sue

Female 1944 - 2009  (65 years)

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  • Name Poss, Karen Sue  [1
    Nickname Susie 
    Born 3 Jun 1944  Highland, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 6 Jun 2009  Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Paradise Cemetery, Salem, Marion County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I35174  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2015 

    Father Poss, Erwin Ernest,   b. 28 Jul 1923, Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1957, Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Larson, Ellen Anna,   b. 10 Oct 1924, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 2003, Highland, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Mar 1941  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 2 children 
     1. Living
     2. Poss, Karen Sue,   b. 3 Jun 1944, Highland, Madison County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 2009, Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     
    Family ID F12577  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2012 
    Family ID F12578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jun 1944 - Highland, Madison County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Jun 2009 - Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Paradise Cemetery, Salem, Marion County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos
    Poss, Karen Sue 'Susie' (1944-2006)
    Poss, Karen Sue "Susie" (1944-2006)
    Picture from Find A Grave Memorial# 57754365; added by James Boyd

  • Notes 
    • Find A Grave Memorial
      Karen Sue "Susie" (Poss) Boyd
      Birth: Jun. 3, 1944; Illinois, USA
      Death: Jun. 6, 2009; Chesterfield, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
      Burial:
      Paradise Cemetery, Salem, Marion County, Illinois, USA

      Karen Sue Poss was born in Highland, Madison County, Illinois on June 3, 1944, the daughter of Erwin Ernest Poss born 1922 and Ellen Anna Larsen of Chicago born 1924. She attended Highland High School and graduated May 29, 1962. From there she attended Southern Illinois University, Carbondale for 2 years. On April 5, 1964 she married James Earl Boyd in Highland, Madison County, Illinois. On October 27, 1966 her son, James Tyler Boyd was born. On April 9, 1970 she had a daughter Jill Shannon Boyd. She was a Realtor for 10 years for Juanita Brown Reality in Belleville, Illinois. In 1979 she moved to San Antonio Texas with her husband who attended International Bible College where she worked as a Sunday school teacher for John Hagee Ministries. In 1983 she moved to Baton Rouge, Louisiana where her husband worked at Abundant Life Church as an assistant Pastor and she worked in the Sunday School Department. In 1986 she became a grandmother when James Richard Boyd was born to James and his then wife Pam Coco. In 1989 she along with her husband moved to Iron Mountain, Michigan and started Celebration of Life Church. In 1994 she with her husband moved back to Salem, Illinois to retire and be with her family. In October 2004 she became a grandmother again when Jaden Brook Greiner was born to her daughter Jill Shannon and her husband John Greiner. She worked many years at Hershey Foods as a Sales Representative. She also worked as a teacher's assistant for the Hawthorn district in Salem, Marion County, Illinois for several years. She died on Saturday, June 6, 2009 at St. Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield, Missouri following complications due to an aortic valve replacement. She was married to her husband for 45 years.

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Erwin E Poss (1923 - 1957)
      Ellen Anna Larsen Burns (1924 - 2003)

      Maintained by: James Boyd
      Originally Created by: Ruth Blackwell
      Record added: Aug 26, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 57754365
      Photograph added by: James Boyd
      Photograph added by: Ruth Blackwell
      Headstone picture added by: Ruth Blackwell

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 57754365 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 54675011 (Reliability: 3).


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