Karen (Reuter) Jean Fine
Fine, Karen Jean. Karen returned to her Creator on 30 May 2023 in Minneapolis, MN. Karen was born on 31 October 1944 in Minneapolis, the daughter of Edward and Effie (née Holton) Reuter of Shorewood, MN. Karen married Paul Fine of Brooklyn, NY on 22 June 1973 in St. Louis Park, MN. Karen will be profoundly missed by her husband Paul; her brother James Reuter of Minnetonka, MN and his children John, Mark, and Mary; her sister Carolyn Koep and her husband Michael of Anthem, AZ, and their children Todd and Nicole; her brother Paul Reuter and his wife Tammy of Greenville, SC, and his children Paul, Jr., and Angela; and her cousins, nieces, nephews, friends, and neighbors. Karen grew up in St. Louis Park and earned a B.A. at Macalester College. She earned an MBA in 1979 from the University of Baltimore. She started her own company, K.J.F. and Associates, Inc., in November 1992. It was her one-woman ACT! software training and consulting company. As "The Act Lady," Karen was renowned for her integrity, patience, and low-key teaching style. Karen was an avid bridge player and a masterful bread maker. She loved the performing arts, classical music, opera, artistic films, and frequent world travels with Paul. Karen had the sweetest nature and a devoted love for her husband, family, and friends. She is irreplaceable. Karen will be interred at Fort Snelling National Cemetery on Thursday, 13 July 2023 at 1:45 p.m. Family and friends are invited.