Karen C. Jim

Born: Thu., Jun. 20, 1957
Died: Fri., Feb. 7, 2020


Dressing Ceremony

3:00 PM Mon., Feb. 10, 2020
Location: Burns Mortuary


Recitation of the Rosary

6:00 PM Mon., Feb. 10, 2020
Location: Agency Longhouse


Washat Services

7:00 PM Mon., Feb. 10, 2020
Location: Agency Longhouse


Funeral Mass

9:00 AM Tue., Feb. 11, 2020
Location: St. Andrew's Church


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Karen C. Jim, Age 62, died on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, at Kadlec Regional Medical Center, Richland, Wa.

Karen Cecile Jim 62, of Pendleton died Friday February 7, 2020 in Richland, Washington. Karen was born June 20, 1957 in Pendleton, Oregon to Kenneth and Augustine Bill. She attended Ft. Sill Indian School and also St. Andrews School she eventually earned her GED. Karen married Myron Jim and they had been married 30years. When she was young she helped her mother clean elders homes, she enjoyed being a home maker and also was a floor worker at the old Bingo hall, and worked at Wildhorse gaming resort for nine years and worked up to snack bar supervisor earning employee of the month several times during her employment. Karen enjoyed spending time gathering traditional foods and beading. She helped with concessions during Round up selling fry bread. Also playing bingo and spending time making crafts and cooking. Karen volunteered with transport for the youth activities and church at St. Andrews Mission. She is survived by her husband Myron Jim, children Isaac Cirano of Pendleton, Oregon, Joel Minthorn of Pendleton, Oregon. And grandchildren Nathan Ciriano, Alicia Ciriano, Nicky Ciriano, and two great grandchildren. Her aunt Faydena Luke, her brothers and sister Gary Sampson, James Bill, Alan Bill, Theodore Bill, Angene Bill, and numerous cousins from the Thompson, Bill and m families. She is preceded in death by her parents Kenneth and Augustine Bill, her brothers Leo Sampson, Mike Bill, Christopher Bill, sister in law Annette Bill. Dressing Service Monday February 10, 2020, 3:00 pm, Burns Mortuary Pendleton, Oregon Recitation of the Holy Rosary Monday February 10, 2020, 6:00 pm Agency Long House, Mission, Oregon, Washat Service Monday February 10, 2020, 7:00 pm. Final Seven Tuesday, February 11, 2020 7:00 am, Funeral Mass Tuesday, February 11, 2020 9:00 am St. Andrews Mission followed by Burial at Agency Cemetery. Burns Mortuary off Pendleton is in charge of arrangements. Sign the online guestbook at www.burnsmortuary.com

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