Karol Ann Sauerbry, 73 of Dubuque and formerly of Manchester, Iowa, passed away July 1, 2021 at Manor Care in Dubuque, Iowa.
Private family graveside services will be held at Mederville Cemetery near Elkader, Iowa.
Karol Ann was born on August 16, 1947 in Elkader, Iowa, the daughter of George and Esther (Fritz) Hakert. She led a simple, quiet life enjoying word puzzles and watching sports.
Karol Ann is survived by her two children: Michael Sauerbry of Hazel Green, WI, Michelle (David) Klas of New Vienna, grandchildren: Reagan, Kamryn and Cooper Klas all of New Vienna, step-grandchildren: Nancy Lainez of San Dimas, CA and Alexis Montoya of Apple Valley, CA, brother: Marlen (Deb) Hakert of Manchester, sister-law: Sandra Hakert of Elkader, niece & nephews: Deron, Sandy and Lee Hakert.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter-in-law: Gloria Sauerbry, brother: Carl Hakert, and nieces: Karla and Jolene Hakert.
Karol Ann’s family would like to thank Hospice of Dubuque and Manor Care for all the support and care they showed to her during her illness.