Published: Friday, November 2, 2012 at 3:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 10:28 a.m.
Karen Archbold passed away from complications surrounding a brain aneurism on Oct. 30, 2012.
Born on Jan. 25, 1951, Mrs. Archbold was the second born child in a family of seven children, She helped her mother, Elaine, raise her siblings, creating a very close bond within her family.
At the age of 15, she was introduced to the love of her life, Bill Archbold. They married in 1976. In 1977, they welcomed their first child, Erik and in 1979 their daughter Lisa was born.
She and her family moved to Petaluma in 1986.
Mrs. Archbold had a talent for singing. Though she rarely sang publicly, she would sing occasionally at parties with her children and friends. In 2000, she and several of her musician friends recorded a CD on which she contributed several tracks.
Memorial services were held last week.
All rights reserved. This copyrighted material may not be re-published without permission. Links are encouraged.
You'll find a number of new technology features available from this site. With personalized news sent straight to your mobile device.
post your stuff
Petaluma360.com is here for you to post your comments, photos, news and events with the community. Post it now!
Have something to say? Join the conversation!
Upload your photos of community events, holidays, pets, cute kids, breaking news and more, and vote for your favorites!
Submit your area events to encourage others in your community to attend.