Karen A. Rhodes Tague, 76, formally of Rockford, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016. She was born February 11, 1940, in Rockford; the daughter of E. Leslie and Vitara C. (Brown) Rhodes. She married James W. Tague on June 11, 1971; he predeceased her March 3, 2007.
She is survived by her significant other, William "Bill" Thrash of New Mexico; son, Ray Rogers of Rockford; brother, William (Mary) Rhodes; niece, Nicole Kirk; nephew, Michael (Cristy) Rhodes; 1 great nieces, Lexi Kirk; great nephews, Trevor Kirk; and cousin, Kathleen Rhodes. Predeceased by her parents.
Private family services will take place at a later date. Burial in Willwood Burial Park. Memorials to Northern Illinois Hospice, 4215 Newburg Rd. Rockford, IL 61108, or Winnebago County Animal Shelter, 4517 N. Main St. Rockford, IL 61103 .