Karen Kay Nagengast, 66 passed away at her home in Clarksville, AR., Tuesday January 14, 2020. She was born April 14, 1953 in Pulaski, Iowa to Wesley & Pauline (Akes) Scott. Mrs. Nagengast was a proud Member of 2nd Baptist Church, she enjoyed collecting coins and working on puzzle books. She retired from the State of Arkansas DHS, a job she truly loved.
She is preceded in death by her Parents Wesley and Pauline Scott, Husband, Ervin J. Nagengast, Stepdaughter, Lisa Nagengast, Daughter, May Sams and a Sister, Ruth Nagengast.
Karen is survived by two sons Scott Anderson of Marshalltown, Iowa; John Vanderheiden of Ames, Iowa; two daughters Michelle Valentine of Paris, AR; Amy Vanderheiden of Russellville, AR; Stepson Gary Nagengast of Pocahontas, Iowa; two sisters Carol Scott of Fort Dodge, Iowa; and Katherine Scott of Nevada, Iowa; Grandchildren Michael Vanderheiden; Wesley Vanderheiden; Johah Vanderheiden; Jon Vanderheiden, Jr.; Steven Vanderheiden; Nicholas Vanderheiden; Jayden Vanderheiden, ; Payton Vanderheiden; Jacob Sams; three step grandchildren; five step great grandchildren.