Karen L. Kilcullen of Bourbon, Missouri was born on Sunday, July 27, 1952 in St. Louis, Missouri to the union of William C. and Shirley M. (Wilson) Daude. She left from this life on Monday, May 28, 2018 at her home at the age of 65 years. Karen worked for several years in the office and as an order filler at G & W Heel Lift Company in Cuba. She loved nature and animals, especially her dogs. She was a gracious hostess and enjoyed gardening, antiquing and being creative. She had a beautiful collection of antiques. Karen was a loving daughter, sister, aunt, great aunt and friend of many. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her. Karen is preceded in death by her parents William C. and Shirley M. (Wilson) Daude; husband Thomas C. Kilcullen and other family and friends. Those who are left to treasure her memory and to continue her legacy are her step-son Thomas J. "Tom" Kilcullen of St. Louis, Missouri; one grandson Logan Kilcullen; one sister Linda and husband Tim Faller of Fenton, Missouri; two nieces Laura and husband McLeod Patton of St. Louis, Missouri, Lisa and husband Tim Stamper of St. Charles, Missouri; one great-niece Addison Stamper; friends Dan Scheu of Pacific, Missouri, Betsy and Tony Reeves of Lemay, Missouri and a host of other relatives and friends. In keeping with Karen' wishes, she was cremated, and a private family memorial service will be held. The Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba is honored to be serving the Kilcullen family.