HUMBOLDT – Karen Hamand of Humboldt, passed away August 17, 2013 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:000 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Humboldt with Fr. James Tigges officiating. Interment is in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Humboldt. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Church with a parish rosary at 4:45 and Parish Scripture service at 8 p.m. The Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home of Humboldt is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Hamand is survived by her husband, Reg Hamand of Humboldt; son, Mark (Lori) Hamand of Humboldt; daughter, Patricia Hamand of Altoona; grandchildren, Matthew Roads, Kathrin Roads, Nicholas Hamand, and Noelle Hamand; brother, Larry (Kathy) Curran of Humboldt; and sisters, Carol Baker of Littleton, CO, and Kathleen (Kevin) Curran-Kelly of San Antonio, TX.