Karen M. Beyer, age 60 of Buffalo, passed away January 27, 2014. She was born April 17, 1953 in Watertown, Minnesota to Ralph and Elaine (Theisen) Pool. Karen fought a long battle and her struggles are over. She was preceded in death by husband Gary and parents. She is survived by daughters Chelsea (Matt) Snodgrass and Brittany (Seth) Lallemont; grandson Everett Snodgrass; many brothers, sisters, and extended family. Memorial Services were held on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 10 AM at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Hanover.