Karen F. Houghton

  • Born: February 26, 1950
  • Died: June 14, 2018
  • Location: Ossipee, New Hampshire

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Karen F. Houghton of Ossipee N.H., formerly of Stoneham passed away on Thursday June 14th, 2018. She was 68 years of age.

Karen is the partner of Robert R. Davis. She is the sister of Charles F. Houghton and his wife Maureen, Janice T. Houghton and Katherine M. Houghton. Aunt to Kellie Grogan Cortes and Patrick Houghton. Daughter of the late Leon R. and Frances (Mosley) Houghton.

Family and friends are kindly invited to gather and share memories with the family on Sunday June 17, 2018 in the Barile Family Funeral Home 482 Main St. (RT28) STONEHAM from 4pm - 7pm.

A Funeral Service Celebrating Karen's Eternal Life will be held in the funeral home at 6:30 pm. Parking attendants and elevator available.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Boys and Girls Club of Stoneham at 15 Dale Court Stoneham.


Condolence & Memory Journal

To the Family & Friends of Karen Houghton: I have just learned of Karen's passing. Please accept our belated condolences from the Ossipee Bluffs Association where Karen made her home.

For the Board of Directors, Kris Cowles, Secretary

Posted by Kris Cowles - Beverly, MA - Neighbor   August 30, 2018

Dear Katherine and family,
Ruth and I are so sorry to hear of your loss. The Folly Beach Library has made a donation to the Boys and Girls Club of Stoneham in her honor.

Posted by Mary Bushkar - Folly Beach, SC   June 25, 2018

Our condolences from the whole class of 1968.
Karen was an awesome person and a great friend.

Posted by A friend   June 25, 2018

Our deepest condolences to the Houghton family. Karen was my classmate and a wonderful person.

Posted by John and Judy Leccese - Stoneham, MA - Classmate   June 19, 2018


know that we love you and keep you in our hearts and prayers during this difficult time.
We know Karen is at rest and in no pain, we pray that you find comfort and Peace .

Posted by Mayor Tim and Charlotte Goodwin - Folly Beach, SC - Friend   June 16, 2018

Dearest Katherine and Family,
please know that we hold you close in our hearts and surround you with our prayers.
We have learned that Karen loved Folly Beach and we hope that a little bit of her spirit stays here on Folly to keep us all company.
In sympathy,
Andy and Nancy Jonjevic

Posted by Andrew and Nancy Jonjevic - Folly Beach, SC - Family Friend   June 16, 2018

Charlie and Maureen,
I am sorry to read of your sister's passing.
No words can wipe away the tears; No amount of touch can take away the hurt.
You must only feel that " God's finger touched her, and she slept."
I send you, and all members of your family, my sincere sympathy.
Bob Grant
Teacher and Principal Stoneham Public Schools ( Retired)

Posted by Robert Grant - Scottsdale, AZ   June 16, 2018

Jan and Kathy, I'm so sorry for the loss of your sister. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Bonnie Roberts

Posted by Bonnie Roberts - Melrose, MA - Friend   June 15, 2018

Dear Jan, Kathy and Charlie,

My deepest sympathies to you and your family on the passing of your sister Karen.

Posted by Stephen Rotondi - Stoneham, MA - Family Friend   June 15, 2018