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Karen Bellerose


Rochester, NY – Karen Bellerose passed away peacefully on Thursday June 7, 2018 at Highland Hospital after a long fight with cancer with her husband and family by her side.  Karen was  born in Rochester, NY on October 21, 1943.  She is predeceased by her parents Mildred and Ignatius Pilittere.  She is survived by children daughter  Alison (Joseph) Guage , son Jason (Amy) Bellerose.  She also has 6 grandchildren: Alexis, Jack, Cameron, Nathaniel Guage and Hayden and Cole Bellerose. Many cousins and dear friends.

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  • My heart has a hole in it. Many cherished memories. Never to be forgotten.

    - Terri and Jim Dalton
  • So sorry for your loss. I’ve always loved having her name!!

    - Karen (Richards) Rodski
  • Sorry for you loss.Karen was a friend and neighbor back in the good old days .She will be missed

    - jim.englert
  • My dear,dear friend Karen has always been an important part of my life. I miss her already,I am heartbroken 💞

    - Joanne Reeder
  • My heartfelt sorrow for her family. May good memories help each of you heal.

    - Jane Zimmet
  • I think of Karen enjoying the sun in her chair with a book. My heartfelt condolences to you, Richard and your family.
    Claudia Madsen

    - Claudia Madsen
  • My dear friend I will always miss her. I
    Am so glad in I named my daughter after
    Her. Joanne Richards

    - Joanne Richards
  • Alison, Jason and family: Karen was one of my favorite people
    at the high school. In sympathy, Andrew Dudash

    - Andrew Dudash

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