Obituary for Karen "Chopper" Zona (Tymon)
SHREWSBURY- Karen A. (Tymon) Zona, 60, of Shrewsbury died Friday March 24, 2017 after a short illness.
Karen was born in Worcester and raised in Shrewsbury daughter of the late Francis and Nellie (Tozeski) Tymon. She graduated from Shrewsbury High School in 1974 and Quinsigamond Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Secretarial Services.
Karen was the Assistant Clerk of Courts at the Worcester Superior Court for 40 years; she was still working at the time of her illness.
Karen was predeceased in 1999, by her beloved husband of 10 years, John A. “Jack” Zona. She leaves her two sons, John T. Zona and Matthew F. Zona both of Shrewsbury; six siblings, Jane T. Domings and her husband William of Dennis, Paul F. Tymon and his wife Anna of Worcester, Stephen J. Tymon and his wife Susan of Tyngsborough, Susan M. O’Neill and her husband Dennis of Shrewsbury, and Lisa M. Casarotto of Boca Raton, FL; a sister-in-law, Kathleen Tymon of Shrewsbury, also survived by many nieces, nephews and her grand dog, Sadie May. Besides her husband and parents, Karen was predeceased by a brother, Michael G. Tymon who died in 1992.
Karen the fun loving lady she was, enjoyed spending time with her family and friends traveling and at the family home on Cape Cod.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Karen’s family on Wednesday March 29, 2017 from 4-8 pm in the BRITTON-SHREWSBURY FUNERAL HOME, 648 Main Street, Shrewsbury. A funeral Mass celebrating her life will be on Thursday March 30, 2017 at 10:00 am in Saint Anne’s Church, 130 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery, Shrewsbury. Memorial contributions may be made to Saint Anne’s Human Services, 130 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury, MA 01545.